Star Plus and Colors strengthened their places and firmed positions as the number one and number two channel respectively in India.
According to official data from TAM for Week 22 of 2013, Star Plus maintained leadership with 249 GRPs this week (last week 238), followed by Colors with 186 GRPs (last week 184). Its reality TV show ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa’ opened up with a 2.4 TVR.
In third place was ZEE TV with 176 GRPs this week (last week 184). The channel’s much advertised show ‘Dance India Dance: Super Moms’ registered a 3 TVR.
Sony Entertainment Television Asia was in fourth place with 154 GRPs this week (last week 149). It was helped by the launch of ‘Indian Idol Junior’, which got 1.8 TVR, furthermore new fiction ‘Maharana Pratap’ averaged at 1.5 TVR.
Sony SAB TV delivered 145 GRPs (last week 135) and Star Life Ok recorded 137 GRPs this week (last week 130).
Sahara One was at the bottom with 15 GRPs (last week 15).
This week also saw the final action in the Indian Premier League between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings game on Sunday 26th May that garnered 7.3 TVR in HSM and 6.9 TVR in All India market on Sony MAX and Sony Six.
The Top 10 most watched shows on Indian TV Week 22 of 2013
1. Diya Aur Baati Hum (4.1)
2. Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai (3.7)
3. Pyar Ka Dard Hai (3.6)
4. Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah (3.1)
5. Qubool Hai & Dance India Dance (3.0)
6. Balika Vadhu (2.8)
7. Madhubala & Veera (2.6)
8. Uttaran (2.5)
9. Saathiya & Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa & Mahadev (2.4)
10. Sapne Suhane Ladakpan Ke (2.2)