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KTV (India)

KTV(கே தொலைக்காட்சி)
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Launched 22 October 1994 (1994-10-22)
Network Sun TV Network
Owned by Sun Group
Picture format 576i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Country India
Language Tamil
Broadcast area India, Sri Lanka
Headquarters Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Sister channel(s) Sun TV, Sun News, Sun Music, Sun Life, Adithya TV, Chutti TV, Sun Action
Website KTV
Availability
Satellite
TATA Sky
(India)
Channel 705 (SD)
Channel 704 (HD)
Dish TV
(India)
Channel 1851 (SD)
Channel 1850 (HD)
Videocon d2h
(India)
Channel 566 (SD)
Channel 982 (HD)
Airtel digital TV (India) Channel 756 (SD)/channel 757(HD)
Reliance Digital TV (India) Channel 810 (SD)
Sun Direct
(India)
Channel 102 (SD)
Channel 961 (HD)
Dialog TV
(Sri Lanka)
Channel 109 (SD)
Sky (UK & Ireland) Channel 858 (SD)
Cable
Hathway
(Mumbai, India)
Channel 565 (SD)
Asianet Digital TV (India) Channel 223 (SD)
IPTV
Peo TV
(Sri Lanka)
Channel 103 (SD)

KTV (Tamil: கேதொலைக்காட்சி) is a 24-hour Tamil movie television channel featuring Kollywood films launched on 22 October 1994.[1] It is a part of the wider Chennai-based Sun TV Network, a subsidiary of the Sun Group.

History

The letter K in KTV stands for Kondattam which means celebration. It was launched on 22 October 1994. It was founded by Kalanidhi Maran, the Chairman of Sun TV Network. At the time of launch, Sun TV Network's library had over 5,000 movies.[2] Its HD counterpart was launched on 11 December 2011.[3]

References

  1. ^ Pande, Shamni. "Sun Network flexes muscles; to launch KTV channel on October 22". afaqs.com. agencyfaqs!. Retrieved 4 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "Sun Network will feed the movie hungry KTV". indiantelevision.com. Retrieved 4 April 2014. 
  3. ^ "Sun TV to launch 4 HD Channels on December 11, 2011". bseindia.com. Retrieved 4 April 2014. 

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