Discovery Kids (India)
|Launched||7 August 2012|
|Owned by||Discovery Networks Asia Pacific|
|Picture format||576i (SDTV)|
|Sister channel(s)||Animal Planet
|Tata Sky||Channel 672|
|Airtel Digital TV||Channel 461|
|Dish TV||Channel 960|
|Videocon D2H||Channel 518|
|Sun Direct||Channel 537|
|Siti Cable||Channel 435|
Discovery Kids is the first channel in the kids' genre in India by Discovery Networks Asia Pacific launched on 7 August 2012. Earlier it was the name of an Infotainment and edutainment kids programming block on Discovery Channel India which ran from 2001 to 2005. It is the eighth channel launched by Discovery Communications India. The initial programming lineup consists of a mix of animation and live action series under multiple genres such as adventure, mythology, nature, history and science.
The channel changed its logo on February 16, 2018.
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- "Discovery Kids expands distribution to Airtel Digital TV". October 31, 2012. Retrieved December 17, 2017.
- Ambwani, Meenakshi Verma (2017-12-04). "Discovery India to revamp its kids' channel". The Hindu Business Line. Retrieved 2017-12-07.
- "Discovery, Reliance Animation to produce new kids' series". @businessline. Retrieved 2018-02-10.