Mar 10, 2016
DishTV adds BBC World News to strengthen its bouquet of International News Channels, taking the total count to 9
DishTV, Asia's largest DTH service provider and India's most trusted brand has announced the addition of most prominent international news channel, BBC World News to its range of existing international news channels. BBC World News has the largest audience of any BBC channel, with an estimated 76 million viewers weekly. With this channel addition, DishTV subscribers will be able to view latest News bulletins, documentaries, lifestyle programs and interviews.
With this channel addition, DishTV's subscribers can now watch this channel on channel No. 616.
Commenting on the new development Mr. Arun Kapoor, Chief Executive Officer, DishTV India said, "Our attempt has always been to fulfill the aspirational needs of our subscribers. With the addition of BBC World News, we expand our existing portfolio of International news channels and clearly stand out as a category leader with the highest number of channels in the industry. Our endeavor to add new channels has received overwhelming response from our customers and hence we keep innovating with our new channel offerings".
DishTV has a complete offering of High-Definition entertainment with 50 HD channels, making it the highest in the country. The DTH operator caters to the demand of its subscribers with a wide range of channels across genres music, news, sports, movies and regional language channels (for its viewers).