A technical glitch has resulted in Sunrise TV being taken off air for several hours.

The free-to-air channel, owned by the Litt Corporation, has been showing a holding card with a message stating that normal service will resume once the technical problem has been seen to.

Sunrise TV fell off the air earlier today – late afternoon. It is not clear what has resulted in the channel to be off air for this long.

BizAsia.co.uk was awaiting a response from the channel at the time of filing this article.

Sunrise TV is available on Sky Digital channel 830.

Recently, the Litt Corporation has been under the spotlight after it was revealed on BizAsia.co.uk that it had won the licence for London’s young Asian station, Club Asia. However, a twist came in earlier today when we reported that the Office of Fair Trading is looking at Sunrise Radio’s position in the London market before it is officially announced that it has bagged Club Asia’s licence. Read the full story here.