Videocon d2h launches two Malayalam channels


Rebecca Hawkes

| 26 August 2015

Flowers TV and People TV have been added to Videocon d2h's direct-to-home (DTH) TV platform to coincide with Kerala's harvest festival Onam.

Flowers TV, a Malayalam general entertainment channel, is now available on LCN 606 while Malayalam news channel People TV is on LCN 641. These additions raise the total number of Malayalam channels and services available on the Videocon d2h satelliteTV platform to 28. The platform hosts some 525 channels and services in total, including other Indian regional channels.

"This Onam, we are looking forward to strengthening our market share in Kerala, as we continue to expand our already-wide array of Malayalam channels and services," said Saurabh Dhoot, executive chairman, Videocon d2h. "The addition of two new Malayalam channels will help bolster our leadership position in this market while showing Kerala consumers that we are committed to serving their entertainment needs."

Anil Khera, CEO, Videocon d2h, added: "We are proud to demonstrate our consumer-centric approach by adding Flowers TV and People TV to our platform on such a fitting and joyous occasion. A large number of our subscribers will celebrate Onam and Kerala is a very important region for us, so we are focusing on delivering them the best."