Government Approves Dish TV Merger with Videocond2h

Dish TV India Limited (Dishtv), Asia Pacific’s largest direct-to-home (DTH) company and part of the Essel Group has received the final approval for closing of the merger of Videocon d2h with DishTV.

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) had approved the requests made by the company for completion of the transaction for the creation of the largest listed media company in India. Following the amalgamation, the combined entity will be renamed as DishTV Videocon Limited.
Static/Current Takeaways Important for RBI Assistant Mains 2017 Exam-
  • CMD DishTV India Limited- Mr. Jawahar Goel.
Source- The Hindu