Asianet Cable Vision

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Asianet Satellite Communications Limited
Type Cable television network
Branding ACV
Country India
Availability Kerala
Headquarters Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Owner Rajan Raheja Group, Mumbai
Official website,

ACV is a cable television network in Kerala, India, known earlier as Asianet Cable Vision. Earlier a sister concern of Asianet TV, which provided services on cable TV, broadband internet connections, web hosting and VoIP services, it operates the Media Division with six channels in Kerala.

The ACV group of channels operate six channels, namely ACV, Rosebowl, Jukebox, Medley,ACV News and INFO TV. The channels form the media division of Asianet Satellite Communications Ltd., the largest cable network services and broadband internet company in Kerala.

The company is wholly owned and promoted by the Rajan Raheja Group.

ACV channels[edit]

ACV, the flagship channel, airs content in the news and entertainment categories in Malayalam. Started in 1997, it has a news service that carries 40 editions of local News at cities and towns across Kerala. [ Position - ACV is Channel no.103 on Asianet Digital Cable service]

Rosebowl is a youth-oriented channel with content focussed on movies, music and lifestyle categories. The programming includes music of all genres, and Bollywood and Hollywood films. The tagline of the channel is 'Open your Mind'. [ Position- Rosebowl is Channel No.101 on Asianet Digital Cable service]

Jukebox is an interactive video music channel with songs selected by viewers through a telephone or mobile.Songs in Malayalam, Tamil, Hindi languages Western Pop and Rock are on the playlists. The channel airs a Malayalam movie every day at 6.30 PM(IST). [ Position - Jukebox is Channel No.141 on Asianet Digital Cable service]

Medley is similar to Jukebox, offering music to viewers.[ Position - Medley is Channel No.146 on Asianet Digital Cable Service]

ACV News is a channel providing information and news within Kerala. The channel provides news bulletins, interspersed with news features, issue-based news coverage, citizen journalism, weekly round-up, public interface with elected representatives to live interaction on topical issues. [ Position - ACV News is Channel No.125 on Asianet Digital Cable Service]

ACV Utsav features music videos and live telecasts of events and shows. [ Position - ACV Utsav is Channel No. 100 on Asianet Digital Cable service]

ACV, Rosebowl and Jukebox channels are included in the channels that are monitored and rated as per audience measurement by TAM Media Research, the TV viewership analysis firm in India.

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