Popular driver channels remain out of bouquets and will be available only through a la carte.
TRAI NTO 2.0
The cable TV operators said that the broadcasters issued their reference interconnect offer (RIO) in which highly subscribed flagship channels will be inflated by 100% to 200%, according to the notice.
The court was unable to take up the matter due to a paucity of time.
TRAI extended deadline due to demand from industry and for smooth migration to new framework.
TRAI may review forbearance allowed to broadcasters as prices of a-la-carte channels set to increase
TRAI said that broadcasters are exploiting the freedom to price a la carte channels and it’s an attempt to defeat the purpose of the NTO 2.0.
The broadcster has reduced a la carte prices for most of its channels except ETV Telugu and ETV HD.
IndiaCast Media Distribution published the new prices that are applicable from December 1, 2021.
Similar to Sony and Star, ZEEL has also priced its popular channels above Rs 12.