Discovery launches crime channel in Hindi

Saturday, Aug 2, 2014,19:57 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Discovery Communications has launched  a Hindi entertainment channel – ID Investigation Discovery- dedicated to offer compelling true stories of crime and suspense.    According to a statement issued here, ID is already available across the country on digital and analogue networks including leading platforms like Hathway (channel no. 24), Siticable (channel no. 127) and Dish TV (channel no. 128).    Discovery Communications India EVP and general manager south Asia, Rahul Johri said, ID will deliver unmatched entertainment through its impactful and investigative programming.    He believes providing fascinating stories of human nature, ID’s alluring series, in-depth specials and thought-provoking one-offs will challenge viewers’ perceptions.    Two more channels- TLC HD World and Animal Planet HD World- were also launched by Discovery Communications in India taking its network portfolio to 11 channels in all.