Rishtey Cineplex

Rishtey Cineplex was launched in June 2020.[1][2] Earlier, another channel with the same name was launched by the same broadcaster in 2016, but later renamed to Colors Cineplex in 2019.[3][4]

Rishtey Cineplex
HeadquartersMumbai, India
Picture format480i SDTV
Sister channels
Launched5 June 2020 (2020-06-05) (in India)
Airtel digital TVChannel 226
Dish TVChannel 4034
DD Free DishChannel 38

Earlier, the channel used to broadcast both Bollywood and South Indian movies dubbed in Hindi. But after the launch of Colors Cineplex Bollywood on 1 April 2021, the channel broadcasts only South Indian Hindi-dubbed movies while the latter is a dedicate Bollywood movies channel.[5]

Original showsEdit

  • A Cricket Tournament - Road Safety World Series is a T20 cricket competition organised by the Road Safety Cell of Maharashtra to raise awareness about road safety.[6][7] In the Road safety world series, Cricket world Legends will match against each other for a noble cause. It will be a series of 11 matches that will be played in the T20 format. The series features some big names in cricket from India, Australia, Sri Lanka, West Indies and South Africa like Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Yuvraj Singh, Zaheer Khan, Brian Lara, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, etc.[8] and Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar is the commissioner of the series.[9] The series was aired from 7 to 22 March 2020 on Colors Cineplex at 6pm. Mr. Ravi Gaikwad, Chief of RTO, Thane (Konkan Range), Government of Maharashtra, is the founder of the Road Safety World Series, who integrated concept of Road Safety with sports to save lives on Indian roads and across the globe.[10][11][12]

The man who has been supporting for the cause of road safety is Mr. Ravi Gaikwad, Senior Member of Road Safety Cell, Government of Maharashtra.[10][13][14][15][11]

Ravi Gaikwad, Chairman of Shant Bharat Surakshit Bharat appreciated Yohan Blake's visit to India and his efforts for road safety campaign, which required the need to educate the people and make them aware of their responsibilities so as to save as many lives as possible on Indian roads.[16]


  1. ^ "Viacom18 relaunches Rishtey Cineplex". BrandEquity.com. 4 June 2020. Retrieved 2 June 2021.
  2. ^ "Viacom18 to relaunch movie channel Rishtey Cineplex". Mumbai: BusinessLine. 4 June 2020. Retrieved 2 June 2021.
  3. ^ Shah, Gouri (24 February 2016). "Viacom18 to launch Hindi movie channel Rishtey Cineplex". live mint. Mumbai. Retrieved 26 February 2016.
  4. ^ "Rishtey Cineplex and Rishtey get rechristened as 'Colors Cineplex' & 'Colors Rishtey'". Adgully.com. Adgully Bureau.
  5. ^ "Viacom18 launches Colors Cineplex Bollywood". CampaignIndia.in. 18 March 2021. Retrieved 2 June 2021.
  6. ^ Safety World Series cricket 01-30-2020
  7. ^ Tendulkar versus Lara in Road Safety World Series opener 02-13-2020
  8. ^ Road Safety World Series 2020 02-18-2020
  9. ^ Tendulkar, Lara to face each other in Road Safety World Series opening match 02-13-2020
  10. ^ a b "Ravi Gaikwad: Man with a mission" – via The Economic Times.
  11. ^ a b "Colors Cineplex on Facebook Watch" – via www.facebook.com.
  12. ^ "Road Safety World Series: Here's how cricketers drove home the point on road safety before COVID-19 lockdown". Asianet News Network Pvt Ltd.
  13. ^ "Road Safety Cricket series gets boost". Free Press Journal.
  14. ^ "Special conversation with Ravi Gaikwad, who connects cricket with road safety campaign - रोड सेफ्टी मुहिम के लिए सचिन फिर उठाएंगे बल्ला वीडियो - हिन्दी न्यूज़ वीडियो एनडीटीवी ख़बर". khabar.ndtv.com.
  15. ^ "Tweet". twitter.com. Retrieved 2021-02-16.
  16. ^ "Yohan Blake to promote road safety in India". Mathrubhumi. Retrieved 2020-08-18.
  17. ^ "Viacom18 Bags exclusive TV and digital rights for Abu Dhabi T10 series". News18. 2021-08-17. Retrieved 2021-11-15.
  18. ^ "We Welcome Viacom18 as our TV Broadcast and Digital Media Partner in India #IndiaBroadcast #ADT10News #InAbuDhabi #AbuDhabiT10". Facebook.com. 2021-08-18. Retrieved 2021-10-05.