The owners of British Muslim TV has confirmed to BizAsia that it will be launching its second channel, Islam Urdu TV, in May.
Talking to BizAsia, a spokesperson for Islam TV Urdu said, “We are hoping to bring the quality and variety that we have for British Muslim TV to the Urdu speaking market now too. Programmes will include Lessons from Quran, Stories of Prophets, lessons from the Seerah, Cooking shows, Chat Shows, Magazine shows and the Ask the Alim also.”
The launch of Islam TV Urdu, comes a year after British Muslim TV debuted on Sky Digital. Islam TV Urdu will be a free-to-air channel on Sky. It launches on Friday 1st May (EPG TBC).