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DD Free Dish (previously known as DD Direct Plus) is an Indian free-to-air satellite television provider. It is owned by state broadcaster Doordarshan. It has approximately 35 million households which is 15% of the total TV households in the country, DD Free Dish is earning Rs.400 crore annually with just 40 employees.[1]

DD Free Dish
Formerly
DD Direct Plus
Public
IndustrySatellite television
Founded16 December 2004; 14 years ago (2004-12-16)
Headquarters
Area served
SAARC
OwnerDoordarshan, Prasar Bharati
Websitedoordarshan.gov.in/dd-free-dish

ChannelsEdit

DoordarshanEdit

NationalEdit

  • DD National - State-owned Hindi-language general-entertainment channel
  • DD News - State-owned Hindi-language news channel
  • DD India - State-owned international channel
  • DD Sports - State-owned sports channel
  • DD Bharati - State-owned art and cultural infotainment channel
  • DD Kisan - State-owned agricultural infotainment channel
  • DD Urdu - State-owned Urdu-language infotainment channel

ParliamentaryEdit

RegionalEdit

Name Language Region
DD Bangla Bengali West Bengal
DD Chandana Kannada Karnataka
DD Girnar Gujarati Gujarat
DD Kashir Kashmiri & Urdu Jammu and Kashmir
DD Malayalam Malayalam Kerala
DD Odia Odia Odisha
DD Podhigai Tamil Tamil Nadu
DD Punjabi Punjabi Punjab
DD Sahyadri Marathi Maharashtra
DD Saptagiri Telugu Andhra Pradesh
DD Yadagiri Telugu Telangana
DD North East Assamese, Hindi & English Northeast India & Assam
DD Bihar Hindi & Bihari Bihar
DD Madhya Pradesh Hindi Madhya Pradesh
DD Rajasthan Hindi & Rajasthani Rajasthan
DD Uttar Pradesh Hindi Uttar Pradesh
DD Arunprabha Hindi & English Arunachal Pradesh

State NetworkEdit

Name Language Region
DD Chhattisgarh Hindi Chhattisgarh
DD Jharkhand Hindi Jharkhand
DD Meghalaya Khasi , Garo & English Meghalaya
DD Uttarakhand Hindi Uttarakhand
DD Agartala Bengali & Kokborok Tripura
DD Aizawl Mizo Mizoram
DD Imphal Manipuri Manipur
DD Kohima English Nagaland

PrivateEdit

Hindi-language general-entertainmentEdit

Youth-orientedEdit

Hindi-language moviesEdit

Hindi-language musicEdit

SportsEdit

Hindi-language newsEdit

ReligiousEdit

RegionalEdit

BhojpuriEdit

MarathiEdit

PunjabiEdit

RajasthanEdit

Uttar Pradesh and UttarakhandEdit

All India RadioEdit

NationalEdit

RegionalEdit

Regional FMEdit

MPEG-4 ChannelsEdit

SD ChannelsEdit

HD ChannelsEdit

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Foreign LanguageEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Slots on Doordarshan Free Dish to be e-auctioned to private channels". The Economic Times. 16 January 2019. Retrieved 9 February 2019.

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