Srilanka DTH TV started on SES 8 and Dish TV gained 5 transponder from SES TV satellite
Dish TV is reportedly preparing for a DTH services for Sir Lanka with the help of satellite capacity of newly launched SES satellite TV service. SES-8 (launched on December 3) dedicated to both dishtv and Srilanka DTH TV.
SES-8 is located with the NSS-6 satellite at 95 ° East, already have the coverage beam on the Indian subcontinent with the signals includes. Dish TV CEO RC Venkateish is giving protocol that Dish TV was looking to add five transponders from SES to increase the current capacity.
The new rule will be reported as a joint venture between the plate and SATNET Pvt Ltd, in which Dish has a 70 per cent. SATNET Lanka was formerly Star TV is the first satellite Tv service in Sri Lanka for paid TV service
DTH transmissions will take place using Conax encryption. SATNET is the authorized agent for Dish TV.