Dish TV adds four local HD channels


Dish TV, the direct-to-home (DTH) operator in India, will now be offering an additional four new-fangled local high-definition (HD) channels namely; Zee Talkies HD, Colors Kannada HD, Colors Bangla HD and ETV HD. The number of HD channels on Dish TV now amounts to 55.

Until the start of November, subscribers of Dish TV will be offered with the newly added channels with a free preview. Audience can actually choose their language, be it in Marathi or Kannada, Bangla or Telugu, for HD TV viewing.

Announcing this new development Dish TV India CEO Arun Kapoor said, “Dish TV has always taken a lead in enhancing TV viewing experience and exploring opportunities to bring wholesome entertainment to the audience. With a sharp focus on regional-language content, the move aims at connecting strongly with the regional-language subscribers. This addition of four new regional HD channels will not only strengthen our presence in the HD space but will also diversify our offerings.”