BARC week 48: No changes in pecking order of top five Hindi GECs

Star Utsav jumped from the tenth position to the eighth position in urban market
 MUMBAI: In week 48 of BARC India ratings, Star Ustav has jumped to eight position from tenth last week in the urban market. The channel has also moved one step up on the pay platform from ninth position to eight. On pay platform Sony Pal has replaced &TV at tenth position. Apart from this the pecking order of the top five hindi remained unchanged. 
Star Plus,  Sony SAB, Colors, Sony Entertainment Television, Zee TV,   Dangal, Star Bharat, Star Utsav, &TV and Big Magic were seen at first, second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh, eighth, ninth and tenth position in the urban market.
Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 48
1 STAR Plus 456855
2 SONY SAB 403845
3 Colors 387107
4 Sony Entertainment Television 364233
5 Zee TV 336632
6 Dangal 252081
7 STAR Bharat 202057
8 STAR Utsav 108087
9 &TV 93263
10 Big Magic 91429
HSM (Urban) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals
On Pay platform, STAR Utsav has moved to eight position and Sony Pal has replaced &TV which was seen on tenth position last week. Star, Sony SAB, Zee TV, Colors, Sony Entertainment Television, Star Bharat, Dangal, Star Utsav, Colors Rishtey and Sony Pal were the top ten channels. 
Pay Platform 
Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 48
1 STAR Plus 680936
2 SONY SAB 604997
3 Zee TV 599192
4 Colors 536473
5 Sony Entertainment Television 500705
6 STAR Bharat 297613
7 Dangal 239094
8 STAR Utsav 183015
9 Colors Rishtey 150306
10 Sony Pal 126085
HSM (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals
In rural space Colors Rishtey slipped down to ninth position, last week it was seen on the eighth position. Dangal, Big Magic, Zee TV, Star PLus, SOny SAB, Colors, Sony Entertainment Television, Star Bharat, Colors Rishtey and Star Utsav were the top ten Hindi GECs in rural market.
Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 48
1 Dangal 929392
2 Big Magic 352100
3 Zee TV 263767
4 STAR Plus 225297
5 SONY SAB 204521
6 Colors 150238
7 Sony Entertainment Television 137888
8 STAR Bharat 95789
9 Colors Rishtey 78400
10 STAR Utsav 75109
HSM (Rural) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals
Dangal, Big Magic, DD National, Manoranjan Grand, DD Bharati, DD Arunprabha, DD Madhya Pradesh, DD Uttar Pradesh and DD Rajasthan were the top nine channel on free platform. 
Free Platform  
Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 48
1 Dangal 942379
2 Big Magic 371819
3 DD National 45567
4 Manoranjan Grand 33382
5 DD Bharati 2532
6 DD Arunprabha 1940
7 DD Madhya Pradesh 1555
8 DD Uttar Pradesh 1459
9 DD Rajasthan 1336
HSM (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals

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