Introducing six new packs with a different pricing structure, the television Broadcaster Star India disclosed its plan to launch Star Sports 1 Bangla on or before 31st of March.
All new six packs will include Bengali Hindi Premium, Bengali Hindi Premium HD, English Mini, English Mini HD, English Premium and Bengali Premium HD.
The price set for Bengali Hindi Premium and Bengali Hindi Premium HD packs are allotted as rupees 85 and 130 respectively.
Star Sports 1 Bangla will be the fourth regional channel in their channel’s roster following network’s regional Sports Channel including Star Sports 1 Tamil, Star Sports 1 Telugu and Star Sports 1 Kannada. It should be noted that the Star Sports 1 Telugu and Star Sports 1 Kannada have been launched last year in the month of November-December.
Becoming the 11th SD screen in Star Sports portfolio, Star Sports 1 Bangla will be a paid channel which will available at rupees 19 per month of subscription. Adding this one, now Star India will be having 37 HD Channels including 11 Sports channel. The two bouquets have Bengali, Hindi, English entertainment and movie channels apart from sports and infotainment channels. The English Mini Pack priced Rs 20 comprises of channels like Star Movies, Star World, and Fox Life. The English Mini HD has HD versions of Star Movies, Star World, and Fox Life and is priced at Rs 35.
The English Premium and English Premium HD packs have English entertainment/movies, sports, and infotainment channels. The English Premium SD pack is priced at Rs 49 while the English Premium HD Pack is priced at Rs 85.