The results of the war fought between channels on New Year’s Eve are out. Ahead of its schedule, TAM has released the TRP ratings of programmes shown on various television channels on December 31, 2000. As per the flash ratings released by TAM, Sony’s ‘Eternal Asha’ grabbed the overall channel share, while KBC on Star Plus topped the TRP rating in most cities including Mumbai, Delhi, Calcutta, Ahmedabad, Kanpur and Bangalore.
The special edition of KBC with Shah Rukh Khan and Rani Mukherjee got 12.6 points in Mumbai, 12.4 in Delhi, 19.4 Calcutta, 21.5 in Ahmedabad, 20.2 in Kanpur and 10.2 in Bangalore, topping at all these places.
As ‘Eternal Asha’ on Sony was shown over a longer duration than many other programmes on other channels, Sony got the maximum overall channel share. Individually, ‘Eternal Asha’ is a close second after KBC in several channels. In Mumbai, Delhi, Calcutta, Ahmedabad and Kanpur, Eternal Asha is second with 9.7, 7.3, 14.05, 7.9, respectively.