BARC week 43: Sony Sab replaces SET as no. 1 Hindi GEC in urban HSM
MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Networks India‘s (SPNI) second Hindi GEC Sony Sab has trumped its older sibling Sony Entertainment Television (SET) to become the number 1 channel in urban HSM, as per BARC India data for week 43.
SET has moved to the second position while Big Magic and &TV have swapped positions. The rest of the positions have remained unchanged.
Top 5 shows in urban HSM
Colors’ ‘Choti Sardarni’ has become the most-watched show followed by Zee TV’s ‘Kundali Bhagya’ and Sony Sab‘s ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’. Star Plus’ ‘Yeh Rishta Kay Kehlata Hai’ is in the fourth position. SET‘s ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ has replaced ‘Indian Idol’ at the fifth spot.
Top 10 Hindi GECs in urban + rural HSM
Sony Sab and Zee TV have jumped to the second and third positions respectively. Star Plus and SET have slipped to the fourth and fifth positions respectively. Colors Rishtey has entered the table at the ninth spot while Star Utsav has dropped to the tenth position. Sony Pal moved out of the top 10 table.
Top 5 shows in U+R HSM
There was no change in the top 5 shows.
Top 10 Hindi GECs in rural HSM
Sony Pal replaced Star Utsav in the tenth position while the rest of the table remained unchanged.
Top 5 shows in rural HSM
Dangal continues to lead the table with four shows.
Across genres top 10 channels
Zee TV and Sony Sab have moved up the ladder while Star Plus and SET have seen a drop in rankings. Colors and Zee Kannada have swapped positions while Nick has replaced Zee Telugu at the tenth position.