Kalaignar TV

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Kalaignar TV
கலைஞர் தொலைக்காட்சி
Launched September 2007
Owned by Kalaignar TV (P) Ltd [1]
Country India
Headquarters Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Astro (Malaysia) Channel 223
Dialog TV (Sri Lanka) 111
Asianet Digital TV (India) Channel 210
Air Cable (Philippines) Channel 74
Macau Cable TV (Macau) Channel 513

Kalaignar TV (Tamil: கலைஞர் தொலைக்காட்சி) (also known as Kalaignar) is a Tamil-language satellite television channel based in Chennai, India.

The channel was launched in September 2007 as Kalaignar TV in respect of DMK chief M. Karunanidhi who was nicknamed as Kalaignar for his work in Tamil literature.[2]



The Kalaignar Network has introduced many channels to support views over public dominance within South Asia. They are:


  1. ^ "Karunanidhi family owns New TV channel Kalaignar". The Times Of India. 14 June 2007. Retrieved 6 November 2009. 
  2. ^ "நேரலைக்கு தயாராகிறது கலைஞர் டிவி". tamil.oneindia.com (in Tamil). Retrieved 7 August 2018. 

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