Popular Indian news broadcaster, NDTV 24×7 appears to have turned free to air on the Sky Digital satellite platform.
NDTV 24×7 has been up until now been available with a basic Sky subscription, but now will be widely available to all customers.
Other details are currently not yet known, however, if the news does emerge true, then it will extend its reach further as a free channel. The channel currently boasts an average weekly reach of around 220,000 (BARB).
NDTV 24×7 was the only Asian news channel to be available on the Sky package. Other channels like ARY News, Aaj Tak and News18 India are freely available to all customers with a Sky box.
BizAsia was awaiting a response from NDTV at the time of filing this article.
NDTV 24×7 is available on Sky channel 511.