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Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Jaitley Stresses on Importance of Digitisation of Cable TV Sector

Published: 11th November 2014 10:04 PM

Jaitley stresses on importance of digitisation of cable TV

NEW DELHI: Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun Jaitley today emphasised the importance of digitisation of the cable TV sector to ensure better service, wider choice of content and transparency within the subscriber base.

Jaitley chaired the first meeting of the Consultative Committee of I&B Ministry to discuss the issue related to implementation of Phase III and Phase IV of the digitization of cable TV sector during which he expressed his views.

The Minister, who also holds the charge of the Finance Ministry, said that as a process, digitisation had also brought about a change in the broadcasting landscape as well as enabled broadband penetration within the country.