IBF removes channels from Chitram TV application

Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF) has reported the removal of major Indian channels which were illegally streamed on Chitram TV application, available on Google and Apple play stores.

The members of IBF namely Multi Screen Media, Zee, Star, Viacom18 and certain other regional Indian television networks – took up the issue of Chitram’s illegal broadcast and later Apple and Google have now removed the channels from iOS and Android platforms.  This is a major victory for the members of IBF in their fight against online piracy, said a report. MSM (Sony), Zee, Star, Viacom18 and certain other regional Indian television networks,

The broadcasters are considering to initiate legal proceedings against Chitram TV and other pirate platforms in multiple jurisdictions, said a news report.