Trai asks distributors to ensure a channel appears only at one place, warns action on non-compliance

New Delhi, Feb 24 () Acting on complaints, sector regulator Trai has directed distributors of TV channels to make sure that channels belonging to the same genre are placed together and one channel appears only at one place as prescribed under its rules, failing which it will take action against the erring distributor. Trai’s directive […]

Trai directs BARC India to publish rating, TV viewership data for past weeks immediately

New Delhi, Feb 24 () Broadcasting regulator Trai has taken a strong view of the Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) not publishing rating and viewership data during the sector’s migration to the new tariff regime, and directed it to immediately release viewership data for the past weeks on its website, warning of “appropriate action” for […]

Trai meets players, says near all cable TV consumers either pick channels or put on ‘best fit plan’

NEW DELHI: Sector regulator Trai on Friday said it has been informed by players that almost all cable TV consumers have either made their channel preferences or been moved to ‘best fit plan’ under the new tariff regime. Trai held a meeting with distribution platform owners (DPOs), including multi-system operators (MSO) and all major DTH […]