NEW DELHI: The Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal
(Tdsat) has directed Manthan Broadband Services Pvt Ltd to
immediately pay a sum of Rs. 25 million to Media Pro Enterprise
India Pvt Ltd within a period of one week and also pay an
amount of Rs 27.5 million every month starting from 28 February
pending further directions.
member P K Rastogi also directed that Media Pro will not give
effect to its notices of 8 January and public notice issued
on 11 January for disconnection of the signals of TV channels
of Media Pro to the various networks of the Manthan Broadband,
against which the petition had been filed by the latter.
dispute between the two parties relates to: reconciliation
of accounts, request of the petitioner (Manthan) for downgradation
of subscription fee in view of the migration of several operators,
implementation of DAS in Kolkata and calculating the outstanding
amount after accounting for the credit period.