“Uttar Ramayan” got the highest ever rating for Hindi GEC in the latest BARC India report for the week from April 25, 2020, to May 1, 2020. The audience well received the mythological shows in the lockdown period. DD National’s Ramayan became the most viewed entertainment program as it set a world record with 7.7cr viewership. It also propelled DD National to the top of the charts with the highest ever rating for Hindi GEC.
In the latest BARC report too, DD National emerged as the clear winner among the Top 10 channels with 52462 impressions in the Hindi GEC category. Following the massive popularity of the Ramayan, the Uttar Ramayan continued the tradition with a massive viewership base. Hence, it is no wonder that it emerged as the Top 5 program in the Hindi GEC category. Also, Uttar Ramayan took the pole position in the Hindi GEC Urban and Hindi GEC Rural Category.
BARC Week 17: Top 5 Programs in Hindi
In the Hindi GEC Category, DD National’s Uttar Ramayan topped the charts, followed by Mahabharat (DD Bharati), Baba Aiso Var Dhundo, Mahima Shanidev Ki, Ramayan rounding off the Top 5 programs for the week from April 25, 2020, to May 1, 2020.
BARC Week 17: Top 10 Channels in Hindi
In the Hindi GEC category, DD National topped the charts yet again, followed by Dangal in distant second position. While the weekly impressions of DD National stood at 1667324, the Dangal recorded weekly impressions of 1089417. It was followed by DD Bharati, SONY SAB, and Big Magic, Star Plus, Sony Entertainment Television, Colors, Star Utsav and Sony Pal completing the top 10 channels list under Hindi GEC.
BARC Week 17: Top 5 Programs in Hindi GEC Urban
In Hindi GEC Urban Top 5 Programs, DD National and DD Bharati took the top honours. Thanks to Uttar Ramayan, DD National consolidated its first position, while the program Mahabharat propelled the DD Bharati to second place. Interestingly, Mahabharat telecasted by Star Plus occupied the third position followed by Dangal’s Mahima Shanidev Ki and Baba Aiso Vardhundo sealing the top 5 programs list.
Hindi GEC Urban: List of Top 10 Channels
Thanks to Uttar Ramayan, DD National topped the charts once again in the Hindi GEC Urban Top 10 channels category. It was followed by Sony SAB, DD Bharati, Star Plus, Sony Entertainment Television, Dangal, Colors, Star Utsav, Sony Pal and Big Magic rounding off the top 10 channels list.
Hindi GEC Rural: List of Top 5 Programs
Here again Uttar Ramayan occupied the first position, followed by Dangal’s Baba Aiso Var Dhundo, Mahima Shandev Ki, Mahabharat, and Ramayan.
Hindi GEC Rural: List of Top 10 channels
Interestingly, the Dangal channel stood in the top position in the Hindi Rural channels category, followed by DD National, Big Magic, DD Bharati, SONY SAB, STAR Plus, Sony Pal, Star Utsav, and Sony Entertainment television completing the top 10.