The ministry of Information and Broadcasting has also issued the showcase notices to main 3 private DTH service providers for not displaying the 24 compulsory channels to its subscribers. As per the rules which are laid down by ministry, it is also obligatory for each DTH operator to offer 24 channels to subscribers, regardless of bouquets or also the ala-carte channels which are being subscribed. Sources mentioned that it had even come to their notice of ministry which few DTH service providers are not showing the compulsory channels.
It was also noticed that when the DTH providers was grinning just 8 channels from compulsory 24 channels, other was displaying just 17 channels. As per the standards, every DTH operator must show mandatory 24 channels with private channels of similar genre. There are list of 24 channels which are required to be displayed by every DTH operator which includes all DD channels and few other regional channels.