Doordarshan (DD) to launch a new package of 120 channels for its direct-to-home (DTH) satellite TV service

NEW DELHI: National Broadcaster Doordarshan is planning to make an aggressive pitch in the Direct-to-Home (DTH) market by increasing the number of channels to nearly 120 on its DTH service which has now been renamed ‘Free Dish’. Sources told PTI that the DTH service was earlier named DD Direct Plus but the new name was […]

Private DTH players score over DD

Free-to-air channels have failed to enthuse entertainment seekers on the tube. Doordarshan’s free fare on its Direct-to-Home (DTH) platform is receiving poor patronage from customers. Viewers are attracted to a host of DTH players in the private sector apparently due to the variety of package on offer despite having to pay for the same. The […]