Videocon d2h widens offering to 266 channels

MUMBAI: Videocon d2h, the last entrant in the fiercely competitive six-player Indian direct-to-home (DTH) market, has claimed that it is offering the maximum number of channels provided by any DTH operator in India.

Videocon d2h is offering 266 channels, including regional language channels in Marathi, Bengali, Oriya, Punjabi, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam and Tamil.
Videocon Group director Saurabh Dhoot said, “We are currently having 266 channels and services on our platform which is the highest in the DTH industry as we believe in delivering the best for our customers. Regional viewing preferences are very important for us and we ensure every effort to provide more content for customers from different regions with entertainment suiting their needs.”

Videocon d2h is providing 10 channels in Marathi, 19 channels in Tamil, 18 in Telugu, 14 in Malayalam, 13 in Kannada, 13 in Bengali, six in Oriya and seven in Punjabi.  
“We are the only platform which is providing such a large variety of channels to choose from. We also have five channels for our customers from North East,” added Dhoot.

Videocon d2h has also launched Planet M Music Space. It also has 22 exclusive channels (including two video channels), designed to target customers’ needs for music.

The DTH player has also introduced a new Active Bhakti music video channel and two regional devotional audio channels in Marathi and Bengali under its Active Music Space platform.

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