- Mar 22, 2011
The service was launched by the cast of famous television program CID, in Dehradun on 11 March, 2011, during an awards ceremony. Uttarakhand Chief Minister, Ramesh Pokhriyal “nishank”, Parliamentarian Vijay Bahuguna and DGP Jyoti Swarup Pandey were among the prominent dignitaries who graced the occasion and were all praise for the unique initiative taken by Newspoint TV. A first of its kind in the country, it is the beginning of a new revolution in the country. The service guarantees instant national and international news on politics, sports, entertainment and business on mobile phone as it happens, when it happens, for the people of Uttarakhand. Also get live updates on cricket matches, elections, fashion and your favorite stars. The news will be simultaneously available on logging into www.newspoint.tv.
Newspoint Managing Director, Mr. Rahul Agarwal, believes the service will play a significant role in forming a strong channel of communication between the common man and the leadership. People can use the service to send their opinions and concerns to the government and political leaders.
Newspoint plans to expand its mobile services to Delhi-NCR, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan in the near future.