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MSOs can’t disconnect signals to LCO without prior notice: Trai

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has released an advisory for multi-system operators. The notice has asked MSOs to provide a three-week notice to local cable operators before switching off signals. The regulator has also advised MSOs to replace faulty set-top boxes and follow due procedure while changing channel packages. According to Trai, MSOs should [...]

Kolkata LCOs fight for control of last mile

More than 2,000 local cable operators (LCOs) from Kolkata have joined forces as the Joint Forum of Cable Operators Association (JFCOA) to take control of billing from their multi-system operators (MSOs). With the Phase I and Phase II implementation of digitisation of cable-TV services, the MSOs have been made responsible for sending bills to cable-TV [...]