'Balika Vadhu'

'Balika Vadhu' scores for Colors
'Balika Vadhu' scores for Colors

Star Plus has opened the year with strong numbers on the back of the broadcast of the ‘Big Star Entertainment Awards’, according to official TAM Week 1 data for 2013.

Star Plus was up by 42 GRPs totaling to 287 GRPs (last week 245). ‘Big Star Entertainment Awards’ grabbed an audience of 5.9 TVR and ‘Nach Baliye’ averaged 5 TVR.

Colors was in second place with 253 GRPs this week (last week 238).

ZEE TV was in third with 211 GRPs (last week 198).

Sony Entertainment Television Asia was down to fourth with 180 GRPs (last week 198).

Sony SAB TV dwindled too this week with 150 GRPs (last week 157).

Star Life OK delivered 114 GRPs this week (last week 110).

Sahara One opened the year with 23 GRPs (last week 23).

The Top 10 most watched shows on Indian TV

Week 1 of 2013

1. Balika Vadhu (5.0)

2. Diya Aur Baati Hum & Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai (4.5)

3. Nach Baliye (4.3)

4. Sapne Suhane Ladakpan Ke & Saath Nibhana Saathiya (4.1)

5. Sasural Simar Ka (3.9)

6. Madhubala & Pyaar Ka Dard (3.7)

7. Bigg Boss (3.0)

8. Housewife, Qubool Hai & Uttaran (2.5)

9. Hitler Didi & Rab Se Sohna Ishq (2.4)

10. Veera (2.3)