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Tata Sky discontinues multi-TV policy

Customers will have to pay separate prices for each additional TV set from 15 June.

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MUMBAI: Months after it launched its multi-TV pack, DTH operator Tata Sky is discontinuing the feature from 15 June. Now, every TV connection will be billed separately.

Even as Tata Sky decided to revert to its previous mode of operation, other DTH operators went the other way by launching offers for multiple TV sets, in line with TRAI regulations. Telecom Talk reported a Tata Sky spokesperson as suggesting customers to opt for varied channels on different TV sets if they wish to make best use of their budget.

It hasn’t revealed the reason for the move. Now, each set top box will be a separate connection with its own network capacity fee (NCF) as well as channel charges.

In March, Tata Sky had revised its multi-TV policy where the primary connection was the base price and the additional TV connection would have a lower rate. Last month, it stated that it would allow people to opt for different channels on its secondary TV.

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