New Delhi, Feb 8 (PTI) Trai stated Friday its regulation doesn’t cease operators from providing reductions or reducing community capability payment for second or subsequent connections in the identical family, however such reductions ought to be supplied uniformly in a location and declared transparently on the gamers’ web site.
“… now few service providers have started offering the discount/ complete waive Network Capacity Fee (NCF) on second/ additional TV connections in home,” Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) stated in an announcement.
The clarification got here after some subscribers raised the difficulty concerning the value of the a number of TV connection at residence.
“It has been clarified by the authority that the regulation provides a capping of Rs 130 as Network Capacity Fee (NCF) for 100 SD channels and Rs 20 for the slab of next 25 SD channels,” TRAI stated.
Further, the regulation doesn’t prohibit the service suppliers to supply low cost or decrease Network Capacity Fee for second or extra connections in similar location or residence, the assertion stated.
“However, it may be noted that such discount shall be uniform in the target market area of respective TV channel distributor and duly declared by the DPO (Distribution Platform Operator) on their website,” it stated.
Trai has unveiled the brand new tariff order and regulatory regime for the published and cable sector, which might pave the best way for shoppers to go for channels they want to view, and pay just for them. It had stated each channel ought to be supplied a la carte, with a clear show of charges on digital programme information. The new framework got here into impact from February 1.
This is revealed unedited from the PTI feed.