Discovery Channel Tamil launches on Dish TV

Louise Duffy | 23-07-2012

Discovery Channel Tamil - the dedicated 24-hour Tamil language channel, is now available on Dish TV.

Already available across all analogue homes, Discovery Channel Tamil is one of the most widely distributed channels in Tamil Nadu, reaching over 10 million subscribers.

Dish TV, as one of the major DTH platforms, will drive Discovery Channel Tamil to reach viewers throughout India, especially catering to the Tamil population in Northern India.

Rahul Johri, senior vice president and general manager – South Asia, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific, said: “Discovery Channel Tamil has received tremendous response from the Tamil speaking viewers for its attractive look, engaging and unmatched content. The availability of the channel now on Dish TV demonstrates our commitment to reach viewers around the country and offer them an enhanced viewing experience.”

Salil Kapoor, COO of Dish TV, added: “The launch of Discovery Channel Tamil will provide us with a perfect offering which will help us serve and feed our Tamil customers in a better way, giving them an insight of the unseen world and discover the creation in the local language. Dish TV has been a trend setter in offering its viewers the best content, service and quality.”