Mumbai: The ministry of information and broadcasting has granted six new licenses to multi-system operators (MSOs) between 21 April to 4 July and cancelled 12 licenses between April and 4 July. The total number of registered MSOs stood at 1753.
MIB granted licenses to M/s Infotainment Service & Communications Pvt Ltd, Softech Infosol Private Ltd, Bhumi Cable, Shabkha Taqnia Private Ltd, Tribeni Entertainment and Binodan Digital Ltd
MIB cancelled the registration of Yadav Cable, Sri Laxmi Local Cable TV, Thulasis Technology Private Limited, Surbhi Diginet, Sahya Digital Networks LLP, LD Family Network, Krishna Cable Network, South Star Digital Network Private Limited, RK Digital Cable TV Network, Panduranga Cable Network, Rallyon Technology and Shivam Cable & Broadband Ltd.
Four MSO registrations including Kailash Cable Network, Bhawani Rajesh Cable and Digitech Services, Asiant Network and Ashiana Communication Mcr expired in June.