Bengali language channel “DD Bangla” available on Doordarshan Free Dish DTH Service on Satellite Insat 4B (KU Band) at 93.5° East. DD Bangla channel is available on Frequency 10990, Vertical, 28500 and is in MPEG-2 format.
DD Bangla channel is available on DD Free Dish on Channel No.6.
DD Bangla is the Bengali language satellite channel supported by Doordarshan studios in Kolkata, Shantiniketan and Jalpaiguri, which are small regions near Kolkata. Launched in 2001 DD Bangla has entertainment serials, infotainment programmes, news and current affairs, social programmes and film programmes as its major content. The station also shows soap operas in the regional language. In terrestrial mode, DD Bangla is available to 97.1% of the population of West Bengal.
Programmes broadcast by the channel include Bibaho Obhijan, Rongo Tamaasha and Eto Sur Ar Eto Gaan.
The below are the technical parameters of DD Bangla channel.
Satellite: Insat 4B at 93.5° East
LNB Frequency: 9750 or Select (9750-10600)Universal
Symbol Rate: 28500
22K: OFF or Select Auto