Tata Sky will discontinue 11 custom channel packs from December 19th

Tata Sky, the largest Direct-to-Home (DTH) operator in India, will be discontinuing several custom channel packs starting December 19th. Notably, the company had recently discontinued a total of 36 packages in October 2020. Now, Tata Sky has announced that it will discontinue an additional 11 channel packs this month.

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The company has already listed the names of the packs to be discontinued on its website. These custom packages include vernacular packages like Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Odia and Telugu. Apart from these, there are several Hindi language packs also listed on the website. Let’s take a look at all packages and their details.

Tata Sky to discontinue 11 custom channel packs from December 19th

Tata Sky is discontinuing 11 channel packs from December 19th

Tata Sky is discontinuing 11 channel packs from December 19th

Tata Sky will discontinue several Indian vernacular custom channel packs, as well as some Hindi channel packs, starting from December 19th in India. The Hindi channel packs include Hindi Bachat – 30 channels, Hindi Lite – 66 channels, Hindi Lite HD – 68 channels, and Hindi Smart – 34 channels.

The service provider will also discontinue the Bengali Lite, Odia Lite HD, Telugu Lite with eight, 63 and 17 channels, respectively. A couple of Gujarati packs including Gujarati Lite with 63 channels and Gujarati Lite HD with 66 channels will also be discontinued. Lastly, Kannada Lite and Kanada Lite Plus with 20 and 43 channels are also on the list.

Discontinued packsPack priceChannelsNearest fit packPack priceChannel
Bengali LiteRs 199.48Bengali Lite NewRs 21010
Gujarati LiteRs 299.1363Gujarati Lite NewRs 30064
Gujarati Lite HDRs 391.5266Gujarati lite New HDRs 39567
Hindi BachatRs 179.430Hindi Bachat NewRs 19032
Hindi LiteRs 299.1366Hindi Lite NewRs 30067
Hindi Lite HDRs 391.5268Hindi Lite New HDRs 39569
Hindi SmartRs 249.434Hindi Smart NewRs 26036
Kannada LiteRs 199.420Kannada Lite NewRs 21022
Kannada Lite PlusRs 249.443Kannada Lite Plus NewRs 26545
Odia Lite HDRs 415.4763Odia lite New HDRs 42064
Telugu LiteRs 199.417Telugu Lite NewRs 21019

Just like it did in October, Tata Sky will transition the users of these packs to the nearest fit pack, which will have all the channels that they are currently subscribed to. In order to modify their packs and add or drop channels, users will need to login to Tata Sky mobile app or on Tata Sky website.

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