List of television channels in Pakistan

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This is a list of television channels in Pakistan. Television in Pakistan was introduced in 1964. Until late 1990's only a handful of TV channels were available for viewers. In early 2000's then president of Pakistan Pervez Musharraf allowed private channels to operate and it led to a new generation of TV channels.


Channel Network Type Debut Language
PTV World Pakistan Television Corporation News/Entertainment 2013 English
Khyber News AVT Channels News 2007 Pashto
KTN News Kawish Television Network News  ? Sindhi
Sindh TV News Dolphin Media House News  ? Sindhi
92 News M/s Galaxy Broadcast (Pvt.) Ltd. News 2015 Urdu
Aaj News Business Recorder Group News 2005 Urdu
Abb Takk News APNA TV Network News 2013 Urdu
ARY News ARY Digital Network News 2004 Urdu
BOL News BOL Network News coming soon Urdu
Capital TV Global Radio News 2012 Urdu
Channel 5 Khabrain Group News 2012 Urdu
Channel 24  ? News 2015 Urdu
City 42  ? News  ? Urdu
Dawn News Dawn Media Group News 2007 Urdu
Din News Din Media Group News 2005 Urdu
Dunya News National Communication services (SMC) Pvt. Ltd. News 2008 Urdu
Express News Express Media Group News 2008 Urdu
GEO News Jang Group News 2002 Urdu
GEO Tez Jang Group News 2013 Urdu
Jaag TV Vision Network Television Ltd News 2013 (2005 as CNBC Pakistan) Urdu
Metro One Multi Plus Corporation (Pvt.) Ltd News 2006 Urdu
News One Airwaves Media (Private) Limited News 2007 Urdu
PTV News Pakistan Television Corporation News 2007 (previously PTV World) Urdu
Royal News Royal Group and Leads Group News 2007 Urdu
Samaa TV Jaag Broadcasting Systems (Pvt.) Limited News 2007 Urdu
SBN News Sehar Broadcasting Network News  ? Urdu
Such TV  ? News 2010 Urdu
Waqt News Nawa-i-Waqt Newspapers Group News 2007 Urdu
ARY Musik ARY Digital Network Music 2003 Urdu
Indus Music Indus Media Group Music  ? Urdu
Fast News HD JNN Media Group News,Event 2014 Urdu
Oxygene  ? Music 2009 Urdu
8XM APNA TV Network Music 2011 Urdu
Jalwa TV APNA TV Network Music  ? Urdu
Silverscreen  ? Movies  ? Urdu
Filmazia LEO Communications (Pvt.) Ltd. Movies  ? Urdu
Starlite Movies
HBO Pakistan ARY Digital Network and Turner International Pakistan (Time Warner Inc.) Movies 2004 English
Business Plus Karachi Stock Exchange Listed Media Times PLC (Formerly Total Media Solutions Company) Business 2004 Urdu
Health TV Ziauddin Enterprises Health 2010 Urdu
Hum Masala Hum Network Limited Food 2006 Urdu
PTV Sports Pakistan Television Network Sports 2012 Urdu
Geo Super Jang Group Sports 2007 Urdu
Ten Sports Pakistan Sports  ?
Azaad TV Movies Urdu
Film Asia Movies Urdu
Film World LEO Communications (Pvt.) Ltd. Movies Urdu
Raavi TV Movies Urdu
Star Max Movies Urdu
Filmax LEO Communications (Pvt.) Ltd. Movies 2008 Urdu
Rohi TV ? Entertainment ? Saraiki
A-Plus Entertainment Sports Star Entertainment Entertainment  ? Urdu
Apna Channel APNA TV Network Entertainment 2004 Punjabi
Kook TV] APNA TV Network Entertainment  ? Saraiki
ARY Digital ARY Digital Network Entertainment 2000 Urdu
ARY Zindagi ARY Digital Network Entertainment 2014 Urdu
ATV (Pakistan) Shalimar Recording & Broadcasting Co. Ltd. Entertainment 2005 Urdu
AVT Khyber AVT Channels Entertainment 2004 Pashto
Waseb TV Airwaves Media (Private) Limited Entertainment  ? Saraiki
Geo TV Jang Group Entertainment 2002 Urdu
Geo Kahani Jang Group Entertainment 2013 Urdu
Hum TV Hum Network Limited Entertainment 2005 Urdu
Hum Sitaray Hum Network Limited Entertainment  ? Urdu
K2 AVT Channels Entertainment 2010 Multilingual
PTV Home Pakistan Television Corporation Entertainment 1961 Urdu
Mehran TV  ? Entertainment 2008 Sindhi
Express Entertainment Express Media Group Entertainment 2012 Urdu
KTN Kawish Television Network Entertainment 2002 Sindhi
Dharti TV  ? Entertainment  ? Sindhi
TVOne Global Airwaves Media (Private) Limited Entertainment  ? Urdu
Shalimar TV Shalimar Recording & Broadcasting Co. Ltd. Entertainment  ? Urdu
Awaz TV Awaz Television Network Entertainment 2009 Sindhi
Times  ? Entertainment  ? Urdu
Sindh TV Dolphin Media House Entertainment 2004 Sindhi
Urdu 1 Alliance Media Entertainment 2012 Urdu
Style 360 Hum Network Limited Fashion  ? Urdu
Fashion TV ARY Digital Network Fashion  ? Urdu