UK TV Reach: Sony TV propels to No.2; Star Plus leads

Raj Baddhan

Senior Editor


Sony Entertainment Television moved up to No.2 in latest weekly reach data, while Star Plus remained the dominant player, according to exclusive data obtained by .

Star Plus delivered a reach of 687,000 viewers (last week 692,000 viewers), followed by Sony TV with 393,000 viewers, Sony SAB TV with 348,000 viewers, Colors with 327,000 viewers, PTC Punjabi with 250,000 viewers, Star Bharat with 247,000 viewers, Hum TV with 243,000 viewers, Hum Masala with 239,000 viewers, &TV with 231,000 viewers and Zing with 212,000 viewers.

The next tier consisted of ATN Bangla with 195,000 viewers, ZEE TV with 194,000 viewers, Rishtey with 188,000 viewers, NTV Europe with 172,000 viewers, Geo TV with 161,000 viewers, Prime TV with 122,000 viewers, Venus TV with 107,000 viewers, Geo Kahani with 105,000 viewers, PTV Global with 95,000 viewers, Urdu1 Europe with 63,000 viewers, TV 99 and A Plus Europe with 57,000 viewers, ZEE Punjabi with 56,000 viewers,

Movie genre
Star Gold stayed top in the Indian film genre with a reach of 384,000 viewers, followed by ZEE Cinema with 365,000 viewers, Rishtey Cineplex with 354,000 viewers, Sony MAX with 334,000 viewers and B4U Movies with 239,000 viewers.

Music genre
B4U Music led with a reach of 217,000 viewers, followed by Brit Asia TV with 161,000 viewers, MTV Beats with 81,000 viewers and Sony Mix with 43,000 viewers.

News genre
Geo News remained in the lead with a reach of 210,000 viewers, followed by New Vision TV with 174,000 viewers, NDTV 24×7 with 158,000 viewers, Aaj Tak and Dunya News with 134,000 viewers. Samaa TV registered 108,000 viewers, ABP News with 103,000 viewers, UK 44 with 60,000 viewers, 92 News with 33,000 viewers, Times Now with 20,000 viewers and News18 with 18,000 viewers.