Karnataka wants to do a Tamil Nadu, plans own Cable TV network
news Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 05:30
The News Minute | August 21, 2014 | 09:15 am IST Arasu cable TV in Tamil Nadu was Jayalalithaa's brain child, also her idea of cutting down to size Sun cable network owned by Marans in the rival DMK camp. Now the Karnataka government is planning to start a cable TV network. State information minister Roshan Baig says a meeting will be held on August 28 to discuss the proposal. The government thinks it is time to intervene as private networks are fleecing people, says Baig. The state IT department will study the feasibility of such a project and there will be discussions with stakeholders.