Airtel Digital TV's net loss widened in the fiscal third quarter
but subscriber additions stayed competitively strong in a
DTH arm of telecom major Bharti Airtel posted a net loss of
Rs 1.96 billion for the quarter ended December compared to
Rs 1.8 billion in the trailing quarter.
net loss in the third quarter of the previous fiscal was Rs
1.2 billion, while the total loss from Airtel's DTH business
for the financial year ended March 2011 stood at Rs 5.18 billion
on a revenue of Rs 7.7 billion. For the first nine months
of this fiscal, net loss was higher at Rs 5.25 billion.