In week 40 (October 03 – 09, 2015) the Telugu and Marathi channel market saw a large rise in ratings. In the Tamil market, Star Vijay fell to No.3 spot this week, while KTV reclaimed No.2 spot. In the Kannada market Zee Kannada climbed once again to No.2 spot while Udaya TV slipped to No.3. Among the Bhojpuri channels, Dangal TV climbed to No.2 spot while Anjan TV was at No.3 this week.
Among the Tamil channels (Tamil/Puducherry markets C&S 1Lakh+) Sun TV’s ratings declined marginally to 302 million this week from 308 million last week. KTV reclaimed the No.2 spot yet again with a rise in its ratings to 95 million this week from 87 million last week. It was followed by Star Vijay which fell to No.3 as its ratings plummeted to 74 million from 90 million last week.
Among the Marathi channels (Maharashtra/Goa markets C&S 1lakh+), Zee Marathi was on top with ratings increasing to 77 million this week from 71 million last week. Colors Marathi at No.2 spot saw its ratings increase to 30 million from 28 million last week, followed by Zee Talkies with an increase in its ratings to 26 million from 22 million in week 39.
Among the Telugu channels (Andhra Pradesh/Telangana markets C&S 1lakh+), Zee Telugu was on top with a large rise in ratings to 151 million this week from 135 million last week. At no. 2, Maa TV’s ratings rose to 129 million this week from 123 million in week 39. ETV Telugu at No.3 spot ratings rose to 127 million this week from 122 million last week.
Among the Kannada channels (Karnataka market C&S 1lakh+), Colors Kannada stayed on top spot in week 40 despite a large decline in ratings to 56 million from 71 million last week. Zee Kannada regained the No.2 spot with a rise in ratings to 47 million from 43 million last week. Udaya TV fell to No.3 spot with a decline in ratings of 39 million in week 40 from 43 million last week.
Among the Bhojpuri channels (Bihar and Jharkhand market C&S 1lakh+), Big Ganga had its ratings decline to 3,862 (‘000’s) in week 40 from 4,381 (‘000’s) last week. Dangal TV was at No.2 with ratings declining to 1,539 (‘000’s) this week from 1,991 (‘000’s) last week. Anjan TV climbed to No.3 spot with ratings of 1,346 (‘000s) this week.
Asianet in the Malayalam channels (Kerala market C&S 1lakh+) was on top with a decline in ratings this week to 178 million from 181 million last week. Mazhavil Manorama was at No.2 spot with a ratings rise to 66 million this week from 45 million last week. Flowers TV took No.3 spot with ratings declining to 38 million this week from 40 million in week 39.
Among the Bangla channels (West Bengal C&S 1lakh+) Star Jalsha was on top with ratings declining to 77 million this week from 81 million last week. Zee Bangla came in next with its ratings declining to 70 million from 73 million last week and was followed by Jalsha Movies at No.3 with its ratings rising to 20 million this week from 14 million last week.
In the Odisha market (Odisha market NCCS All, Individuals, C&S 1lakh+) Sarthak TV was leading with 13 million in week 40. Tarang TV was at No.2 spot with 10 million, followed by Odisha TV at No.3 spot with ratings of 3 million.