It's Friday and it's that time of the week when we find out how our daily soaps have performed. TV fans, who await the BARC report as to find out if their favourite TV shows have made it to the Top 10 TV Shows list, may rejoice now as the BARC report of week 3 (from Saturday, January 12, 2018 to Friday, January 18, 2019) of 2019 is here. This week doesn't see major shuffling in the positioning of Indian TV shows except, Ekta Kapoor's supernatural show Naagin 3, which was in the first position ever since it's premiere but lost its throne to various (new) non-fiction shows for the last couple of weeks, has reclaimed some glory. Well, here is a complete lowdown... BARC REPORT: Khatron Ke Khiladi 9 Tops The Charts; The Kapil Sharma Show Maintains Last Week’s Second Spot!
Top 10 shows (Urban)
Colors’ Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 9 grabbed the top spot in the charts this week. Looks like people are loving the thrills on Rohit Shetty's Khatron Ke Khiladi Jigar Pe Trigger as it garnered a viewership of 9.6 million impressions. Kapil Sharma's The Kapil Sharma Show (that was in the second spot) and Ekta Kapoor's supernatural show Naagin 3 (which had grabbed the third spot last week) has interchanged their positions. While Naagin 3 has a viewership of 8.8 million impressions, TKSS has got 7.6 million impressions viewership and is doing pretty well ever since the second season was launched. Super Dancer Chapter 3 retained its position (fourth spot), while Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, which was in the seventh position last week, has climbed up the chart and took the fifth spot with 6.6 million impressions viewership. Wells, Zee TV's Kundali Bhagya, Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, Zee TV's Tujhse Hai Raabta (with 6.1 million impressions viewership), STAR Bharat's Radhakrishn (with 5.8 million impressions viewership) and Kumkum Bhagya (with 5.6 million impressions viewership) are the other five shows that completes the top ten list. BARC Report, Week 1 2019: The Kapil Sharma Show Beats Naagin 3 to Be in Top Five
Top 10 shows (Urban + Rural)
Colors' Naagin 3 continues to rule the charts in the urban and rural belt with 13.6 million impressions viewership. Well, this explains why Naagin 3 is back in the top three. Colors' stunt-based reality show Khatron Ke Khiladi 9 (with 13.5 million impressions viewership) Zee Anmol's Kundali Bhagya (with 13.2 million impressions viewership) and Kumkum Bhagya (with 11.7 million impressions viewership) took the second, third and fourth spot respectively. The top five list was completed by STAR Bharat's Radhakrishn at 10 million impressions viewership. Super Dancer Chapter 3 (with 10.7 million impressions viewership) grabbed the sixth place, while Zee TV's Tujhse Hai Raabta got 10.4 million impressions viewership followed by Kundali Bhagya, Mahek and The Kapil Sharma Show seventh, eighth, ninth and the tenth positions respectively, completing the top ten list.