Star introduces six new bouquet packs, plans to launch Star Sports 1 Bangla by Mar
MUMBAI: Broadcaster Star India has introduced six new packs under the new pricing regime and has disclosed plans to launch Star Sports 1 Bangla on or before 31st March.
The six new packs include Bengali Hindi Premium, Bengali Hindi Premium HD, English Mini, English Mini HD, English Premium, and English Premium HD.
The Bengali Hindi Premium and Bengali Hindi Premium HD packs are priced at Rs 85 and Rs 130 respectively. The two bouquets have Bengali, Hindi, English entertainment and movie channels apart from sports and infotainment channels.
The English Mini Pack priced Rs 20 comprises of channels like Star Movies, Star World, and Fox Life. The English Mini HD has HD versions of Star Movies, Star World, and Fox Life and is priced at Rs 35.
The English Premium and English Premium HD packs have English entertainment/movies, sports and infotainment channels. The English Premium SD pack is priced at Rs 49 while the English Premium HD Pack is priced at Rs 85.
Star has also revealed that Star Sports 1 Bangla will launch on or before 31st March and will be available at Rs 19. This will be the third regional sports channel in the recent past after Star Sports 1 Telugu and Star Sports 1 Kannada.
With the launch of Star Sports 1 Bangla, the broadcaster will have 37 SD channels including 11 SD sports channels. It also owns 27 HD channels including five sports HD channels.
With the launch of six new bouquet packs, Star has 78 bouquet packs across English, Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Malayalam. The broadcaster has two type of packs Value and Premium in both SD and HD in each language.