Mumbai, April 1st, 2013: Adding yet another feather to its association with cricket in the country, Videocon d2h the fastest growing Direct To Home (DTH) service provider in India, has associated itself as the principal sponsor for the Mumbai Indians (MI) franchise for the sixth season of the Indian Premier League to be held in the summer of 2013. The logo of Videocon d2h will prominently feature on the front of the jersey of Mumbai Indians players. Mumbai Indians, led by Ricky Ponting, has an enormous talent pool of cricketerslike Sachin Tendulkar, Rohit Sharma, Ambati Rayudu, Harbhajan Singh, Lasith Malinga, Kieron Pollard, Dinesh Karthik and many more who play an exhilarating brand of cricket and have created their own space in the hearts of millions of fans across the globe. Videocon d2h is a confidentbrand coupled with experience. It is a high-performance brand carrying an earthy attitude which at the same time exudeselements of fun and exuberance. This brings in a perfect synergy with the personality of the IPL and the Mumbai Indians team. Mr. VN Dhoot - Chairman, Videocon Group on this association said, “Cricket, as we all know is like a religion in India and the IPL has facilitated its reach to a larger audience because of its entertainment quotient. The quick fix T-20 format and the IPL connect instantly with the youth, a huge target audience for our brand, and associating with it fits perfectly with the brand proposition. Quality entertainment is also a strong delivery attribute that we believe in and this matches perfectly with the tournament dynamics.” Videocon d2h, inits association with Mumbai Indians brings the excitement to the doorstep of millions of viewers across the country in its purest form through the Asli “HD” platform. Mr. Anil Khera – CEO, Videocon d2h added, “We are happy to announce our association with the Mumbai Indians team for IPL VI, which has been one of the most consistent and followed teams in the league. Videocon d2h provides entertainment to millions of Indians through our DTH service and there is no bigger entertainment platform than the IPL. With mandatory digitization imminent in 38 cities across India, Videocon d2h is looking to leverage from the value and the vigor the tournament offers. We are hopeful of garnering greater visibility for our brandat a crucial time like digitization, thus providing us an edge and are looking forward to riding the wave of high definition cricket in the coming few weeks on our platform.”
About Videocon d2h Videocon d2h is India’s fastest growing DTH service provider which offers 400+ channels & services, one of the highest in the country. Videocon d2h also has highest number of 22 Asli “HD” channels and range of regional & leading general entertainment channels on its platform. Powered by the MPEG-4 and DVB-S2 technology, Videocon d2h offers unmatched services like 12 PIP Mosaic, d2h Cinema, weather updates and multiple tickers to transform your TV into a hub of entertainment and knowledge. It offers High Definition channels in 1080p, HDD Sound and 16: 9 aspect ratio. Apart from these, it has Active Music which includes 41 Audio / Video active music channels, 24 hrs a day. In addition, Videocon d2h provides round-the-clock prompt and efficient customer support in eight languages from the dedicated customer care team present in 6locations.
The claims of fastest growing DTH service provider, maximum number of channels & services and HD channels are as on 30th Sept 2012. Bharat Business Channel Limited is proposing, subject to receipt of requisite approvals, market conditions and other considerations, an initial public offering of its equity shares and has filed a Draft Red Herring Prospectus dated December 14, 2012 with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (“SEBI”). The Draft Red Herring Prospectus is available on the website of the SEBI at sebi.gov and the websites of the Joint Global Coordinators and Book Running Lead Managers at enam.com and ubs.com and the Book Running Lead Managers at idbicapital.com,sbicaps.com and yesbank.in. Investors should note that investment in equity shares involves a high degree of risk and for details refer to the Draft Red Herring Prospectus, including the section titled “Risk Factors”. "The Equity Shares have not been and will not be registered under the U. S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended ("Securities Act") or any other applicable law of the United States and, unless so registered, may not be offered or sold within the United States except pursuant to an exemption from, or in a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state securities laws."
Videocon d2h is India's fastest growing DTH service provider which offers 400+ channels & services, one of the highest in the country. Videocon d2h also has highest number of 22 Asli "HD" channels and range of regional & leading general entertainment channels on its platform.
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