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Zee’s English news channel WION launches on 4 DTH, 2 cable platforms as FTA
MUMBAI: Zee Media Corporation’s English news channel World Is One News (WION), which launched on 15 August, is available on a free-to-air (FTA) basis on four direct-to-home (DTH) and two cable TV platforms.
Further, the channel is accessible via satellite in 37 countries.
On DTH, WION is available on Dish TV (channel no 605), Reliance Digital TV (channel no 459), Tata Sky (channel no 628) and Airtel Digital TV (channel no 999). The channel position on Airtel Digital TV is temporary.
On cable, the channel is available on Siti Cable and DEN Networks. Siti Cable is carrying the channel in Mumbai (channel no 419), Delhi (channel no 419), Bangalore (channel no 319), Indore (channel no 419), and Kolkata (channel no 430).
DEN is carrying the channel in Mumbai (channel no 371) and Kolkata (channel no 371).
As reported first by TelevisionPost.com, WION launched on 15 August. The channel will be initially launched in India and subsequently roll out in other markets.