Tata Sky to discontinue 27 channels from its platform
MUMBAI: Direct to home (DTH) operator Tata Sky has said that it will discontinue 27 channels from its platform with effect from 12 April.
The DTH operator said that it will discontinue 22 channels for outstanding payments. These include Adhytam, B4U Music, B4U Movies, Bflix Movies, Disha News Channel, GSTV, NewsX, India News, India News Haryana, India News Madhya Pradesh-Chattisgarh, India News UP/Uttarakhand, India News Rajasthan, Jai Maharashtra, K News India, Mastii, News 7, Music India, News India 24×7, NHK World TV, Ok India, Paras TV, Puthiya Thalaimurai, Shop CJ and Suddhi TV.
V6 and News World India will be discontinued due to the expiry of agreement while Nat Geo Music HD is being discontinued in mutual agreement with the channel provider.
The 26 channels will cease to be on the platform three weeks from the publishing of the notice.
Tata Sky currently has its footprints spread across 1.5 lakh towns with over 17 million connections in India.