In week 42 (October 17 – 23, 2015) BARC data saw the Kannada, Malayalam and Odisha markets see a large rise in ratings. In the Telugu market Gemini TV rose to No.2 spot. Big Ganga slipped to No.3 spot in the Bhojpuri genre.
Among the Tamil channels (Tamil/Puducherry markets All India U+R 4+) Sun TV’s ratings marginally declined to 1,082 million this week from 1,092 million last week. KTV at No.2 spot ratings declined to 320 million this week from 337 million last week. It was followed by Star Vijay at No.3 with ratings rising to 197 million from 183 million last week.
Among the Marathi channels (Maharashtra/Goa markets All India U+R 4+), Zee Marathi was on top with ratings increasing to 130 million this week from 116 million last week. Colors Marathi at No.2 spot saw its ratings declining to 65 million from 73 million last week, followed by Zee Talkies with an increase in its ratings to 61 million from 55 million in week 40.
Among the Telugu channels (Andhra Pradesh/Telangana markets All India U+R 4+), ETV Telugu at No.1 spot saw it grow its ratings marginally this week to 425 million this week from 424 million last week. Gemini TV rose to No.2 as its ratings surged to stand at 402 million. Maa TV’s ratings declined to No.2 spot with ratings at 359 million this week from 370 million in week 41.
Among the Kannada channels (Karnataka market All India U+R), Colors Kannada stayed on top spot in week 42 with ratings rising to 240 million from 211 million last week. Udaya TV was at No.2 spot with ratings rising to 168 million in week 42 from 154 million last week. Udaya Movies was at No.3 this week with ratings growing to 156 million from 140 million last week.
The Bhojpuri channels (Bihar and Jharkhand market C&S 1lakh+) saw Dangal TV at No.1 with ratings rising to 17 million from 12 million last week. Dabangg was at No.2 spot with ratings of 16 million this week. Big Ganga slipped to No.3 with its ratings declining to 6 million in week 42 from 8.1 last week.
Asianet in the Malayalam channels (Kerala market All India U+R) segment was on top with a rise in ratings this week to 440 million from 413 million last week. Mazhavil Manorama was at No.2 spot with a ratings rise to 114 million this week from 85 million last week. Flowers TV took No.3 spot with ratings rising to 92 million this week from 77 million in week 42.
Among the Bangla channels (West Bengal All India U+R) Star Jalsha was on top with ratings declining to 203 million this week from 241 million last week. Zee Bangla came in next with its ratings declining to 117 million from 160 million last week and was followed by Jalsha Movies at No.3 with its ratings rising to 58 million this week from 57 million last week.
In the Odisha market (Odisha market NCCS All, Individuals, All India U+R) Sarthak TV was leading with 97 million this week from 86 million in week 41. Tarang TV was at No.2 spot with ratings of 59 million this week from 52 million last week, followed by Colors Oriya at No.3 with ratings of 19 million this week too.