The latest Indian television viewing figures for week 32 showed merely a 2 GRP difference between the top two channels.
Colors managed to retain the number one spot for delivering 268 GRPs, 2 GRPs more than STAR Plus at 266 GRPs.
ZEE TV remained content at number three with 239 GRPs, a fall of just 8 GRPs from last week.
In fourth was NDTV Imagine with 141 GRPs, leaving Sony Entertainment Television Asia a distant five with 116 GRPs and SAB TV with 68 GRPs.
Real continues to struggle in last position with 8.5 GRPs.