List of Bengali TV channels

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There is a list of Bengali TV channels are following:


This is a list of current and upcoming television stations in Bangladesh available on digital terrestrial, satellite and cable systems.

Public service broadcasters[edit]

Multichannel broadcasters[edit]

Multimedia production company[edit]

  • Asian Television Network (ATN)
    • ATN Bangla – privately owned 24-hour entertainment channel, founded in 1997
    • ATN UK – available in Europe as well as Bangladesh; ATN UK holds the official broadcasting rights of the Emmy Awards in Bangladesh
  • ATN Islamic TV – 24-hour religious-based channel
  • ATN Music TV – 24-hour music channel
  • ATN News – 24-hour news channel

International Television Limited[edit]

  • National Television (NTV)
    • NTV – 24-hour entertainment channel, founded in 2003 by International Television Limited
    • NTV2 – official broadcast expected in 2016
    • NTV Europe – only available in Europe

Impress Group[edit]

  • Channel I
    • Channel I – 24-hour entertainment channel founded in 1999, owned by Impress Group
    • Channel I Europe – only broadcasts in Europe

SA Group[edit]

  • SA TV – 24-hour entertainment channel, founded in 2013
  • SA TV Europe – only available in Europe

Other channels

Currently broadcasting[edit]

  • Asian TV – 24-hour entertainment channel, founded in 2013
  • B Music - 24-hour music-based channel, owned by Magic Bangla Tele Media Ltd
  • BanglaTV UK
  • Bangla Vision – founded in 2006 as a 24-hour entertainment channel, owned by Shamol Media Limited
  • Bijoy TV – founded in 2011 as a 24-hour lifestyle channel
  • Boishakhi TV – privately owned entertainment channel owned by Destiny 2000 Limited
  • Channel 24 – a business-news channel, owned by Times Media Limited
  • Channel 9 – 24-hour entertainment-based channel owned by Virgo Media Limited; official broadcaster of Bangladesh Premier League and MTV programming
  • Channel S UK - 24-hour Bangladeshi entertainment channel based in London, UK
  • DeshTV
  • Ekattor – 24-hour HD news channel, founded in 2012
  • Ekushey
  • Gaan Bangla – 24-hour HD music channel, founded in 2013
  • GTV – privately owned entertainment-sports channel; official broadcasting partner of the Bangladesh national cricket team
  • Independent – 24-hour HD news channel, founded in 2010 by Beximco Group
  • Iqra Bangla – Islamic religious-based satellite channel
  • Jamunna TV – 24-hour HD news channel owned by Jamuna Group in
  • Kids Tv - a Bengali language digital that transmits as well as throughout South Asia, and Middle-East. The channel offers a wide variety of programming that includes news, movies, dramas and talk shows. It is owned by the Magic Bangla Tele Media Ltd..


  • Massranga
  • Magic Bangla Asia – all religious-based satellite channel, owned by Magic Bangla Tele Media Ltd
  • - 24 hour online entertainment & music tv channel,owned by Fazley Rabby.
  • Magic TV - 24-hour entertainment-based channel, owned by Magic Bangla Tele Media Ltd
  • MBTV - 24-hour entertainment news-based channel, owned by Magic Bangla Tele Media Ltd
  • Mohona TV
  • MyTV
  • RTV
  • Sheersha TV – 24-hour entertainment channel, founded in 2013
  • Somoy
  • North America-based entertainment channel
  • Universal Vision - 24-hour Islamic religious-based satellite channel
  • Deepto TV – 24-hour entertainment channel, founded in November, 2015

Upcoming channels[edit]

  • Entertainment channels:
    • Magic TV
    • SkyBangla

  • Music channels:
    • Music Bangladesh
  • Movie channels:
    • Channel Magic TV
  • News channels:
    • CSB
    • ENB
    • News 24
  • Kids' channels:
    • Kids TV (now broadcast test transmission)
    • Magic Kids

Unlicensed broadcasters[edit]

As of August 2016, there are 43 authorized TV channels in Bangladesh. Pirate television stations also exist. As of August 2015, they include: Ananda Bangla TV is online ip TV already application submitted. some ctg against bank corrupted parson are managed unauthorised channel Millennium TV, SK Movie, Channel 5, Ctg TV, CTN TV, DM TV, Channel 7, Filmy Bangla TV, Movie Bangla TV, movie 1, Rang TV, SK Movie, Channel S, Aamar Bangla, Bangla Cinema, Zoom Bangla, Annando Bangla, IP TV, Flash, NRB, Q TV, Star Bangla, Madani Channel Bangla and SB TV ( Sadhin Bangla TV). The Ministry of Information has sought action against them.[1]

West Bengal, India[edit]

State owned[edit]


ABP Ananda - Owned by ABP Group






Top five Bangla channels in India[edit]

This is a list of top five Bangla channels in India as per BARC ratings.[2]

Rank Channel name Weekly ratings (000s)
Week 24 (2016)
1 STAR Jalsha 199061
2 Zee Bangla 151690
3 Jalsha Movies 55374
4 Aakaash Aath 30210
5 Zee Bangla Cinema 30204

World channels[edit]

  • Magic Bangla Asia - all religious based Bangladeshi satellite channel
  • Magic TV, Kids TV, B Music, MBTV, ENB, Magic Kids, Channel Magic TV (Bangladesh) - privately owned Bangladeshi entertainment news and music channel operated by Magic Bangla Tele Media Ltd

Saudi Arabia[edit]

  • Quran Hidayah Bangla




  • TBN 24 – North America-based entertainment channel


  1. ^ Islam, Shahidul (8 August 2015). "Govt trying to track down unauthorised TV channels". Retrieved 3 December 2015. 
  2. ^ "Top five Bangla Channels". BARC India=Week 24: Saturday,11th June 2016 to Friday,17th June 2016.