A new Nepali Television Channel has been announced on Monday. The American Nepal Television Channel, whose headquarters is in Washington DC metropolitan area, is the first 24 hours Nepali language TV channel outside Nepal.
Issuing a press statement on Monday, the channel made the announcement that it will begin test broadcasting from December 1.
“We, American Nepal Television, are very excited to announce the release of the new Nepali Television Channel via IPTV technology. This technology has been widely used and effectively worked as a new dimension in the media world. It is a simple, affordable technology to capture a variety of channels on the television,” read the statement as quoted by ekantipur.com.
The channel will run 24/7 and can be watched live from anywhere of the world by a subscription, the statement further read.
According to the America Nepal Television, the channel is started by a small community of Nepali living in the USA, inspired by work of PNLP [promotion of Nepali culture and language project]. The target market of this new Nepali television channel is Nepali community living in the United States and Canada. America Nepal Television is also available on IPTV for USA, UK, Australia, and Hong Kong.