BARC WK 19: Asianet Movies enters Top 5 Malayalam at the expense of Kairali TV

Asianet Movies entered the Top 5 Malayalam channels at the expense of Kairali TV.

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In Week 19, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu, and Malayalam genres saw the respective channels continue their leadership across News and Non-News genres. There was minimal shuffling in ranking with most of the channels not seeing much change in positioning. Asianet Movies entered the Top 5 Malayalam channels at the expense of Kairali TV.

In the Malayalam genre, Asianet maintained its leadership at 153053 impressions with Surya TV, Mazhavil Manorama, and Flowers TV maintaing its respective positions. Asianet Movies entered the Top 5 channels at the expense of Kairali TV at 51420 impressions.

In the Malayalam News genre, Asianet News maintained its leadership at 70514 impressions with Twenty Four and News18 Kerala holding onto their respective positions. Manorama News and Mathrubhumi News exchanged their positions at 4th and 3rd spot with Manorama News at 3rd and Mathrubhumi News at the 4th position.

In the Tamil genre, Sun TV maintained its leadership with 939839 impressions while Zee Tamil and Star Vijay Super held onto their positions. Star Vijay leap frogged KTV to the 2nd position at 375394 impressions with KTV climbing down to the 3rd position.

In the Tamil News genre, Polimer News continued its leadership with 108009 impressions while Sun News and News18 Tamil Nadu retained their respective positions. Thanti TV and Puthiya Thalaimurai exchanged their positions with Thanti TV at 3rd and Puthiya Thalaimurai at the 4th position.

In the Telugu genre, Star Maa continued its leadership with 578508 impressions while Gemini TV, ETV Telugu, Zee Telugu, and Star Maa Movies retained their respective positions.

In the Telugu News genre, TV9 Telugu maintained its leadership at 123921 impressions with Sakshi TV retaining its 5th position. The middle order saw a reshuffling with V6 News dropping to 4th from 2nd, NTV Telugu up from 3rd to 2nd, and TV5 News up from 4th to 3rd position.

In the Kannada genre, Udaya TV maintained its leadership with 317741 impressions. Zee Kannada, Udaya Movies, Colors Kannada, and Star Suvarna maintained their respective positions.

In the Kannada News genre, TV9 Kannada maintained its leadership with 157648 impressions. Public TV, Suvarna News, News18 Kannada, and Dighvijay News 24*7 News maintained their respective positions.

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Basil currently works as the Editor-in-chief at DreamDTH. He likes to write and cover the latest happenings in the Media and Entertainment Industry in India. You can always find him browsing his phone.

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