JaiHind TV

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Bharat Broadcasting Network Limited and Jaihind Communications
Type Satellite television Satellite television network
Branding Jaihind TV
Country India
Headquarters Trivandrum, Kerala, India
Key people
Ramesh Chennithala (Chairman of the channel), Aniyankutty (Chairman , BBNL), Vijayan Thomas (Chairman, Jaihind Communications), M.M. Hassan (Managing Director) , E.M Babu (Director , Jaihind)
Launch date
2007
Official website
http://www.jaihindtv.in

Jaihind Television is a Malayalam channel, based in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), Kerala. It was launched on August 17, 2007, in Delhi by Indian National Congress President and United Progressive Alliance Chairperson Sonia Gandhi.

This channel is promoted by the Congress party with the support of non-resident Indians. Bharat Broadcasting Network Limited with Aniyankutty, a Dubai-based businessman as its chairman and Jaihind Communications with Vijayan Thomas, another Dubai-based businessman as its chairman jointly runs the channel. Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee President Ramesh Chennithala is the chairman of the channel. M.M. Hassan, former minister and official spokesman of Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee, holds the office of managing director. K. P. Mohanan is the CEO and J. S. Indukumar formerly of Asianet is the executive editor of news.

The central government, had ordered to prohibit the transmission or re-transmission of the 'Jai Hind' TV channel for one day on any platform throughout India effect from 00:01 hrs on 16-04-2015 till 00:01 hrs on 17-04-2015 for telecasting "A" certified film, titled "Hai Harithe" on 27-08-2012 at 10:03:12 hrs [Reference Central Government Order : N-41013/15/2013-BC-II]

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