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Tag: Doordarshan

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 […]

Doordarshan (DD) aims to provide 600 channels by DVB-T2 transmission in India

Doordarshan (DD) aims to provide 600 channels by DVB-T2 transmission in India

There was a article published in Today’s (25/09/2013) Hindustan Times (Delhi) – Hindi Edition about Doordarshan (DD) aiming to provide 600 channels by DVB-T2 transmission in India. Here are few points translated to English from the article. Thanks to Mr.Vinay for the translation. Doordarshan, the popular public service broadcaster with wide reach across India through […]

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 […]

I&B gets Parliamentary Committee rap on DD’s DTH expansion

NEW DELHI: A Parliamentary Committee has criticised the Information and Broadcasting Ministry for not doing adequate preparatory work before embarking upon schemes to increase the capacity of Doordarshan’s free-to-air direct-to-home platform DD Direct Plus. Doordarshan’s DTH platform at present has capacity of 59 Standard Definition (SD) TV channels. A plan scheme for upgradation of Doordarshan’s […]

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