Mehndi TV

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Mehndi TV
Mehndi TV logo
Launched November 28, 2011
Owned by FDR Media Group
Picture format 480i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Country Canada
Broadcast area National
Headquarters Toronto, Ontario
Sister channel(s) Bollywood Times
Website Mehndi TV
Bell Fibe TV Channel 786 (HD)
Optik TV Channel 2345 (HD)

Mehndi TV is a Canadian Hindi language specialty channel owned by FDR Media Group.

Mehndi TV broadcasts programming aimed at women, including such programs as cooking shows, health and wellness programs, reality series, exercise shows, and Bollywood films. Programs are primarily sourced from India, in addition to Canadian content.


In May 2010, FDR Media Group Inc. was granted approval by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) to launch a television channel called Mehndi HD TV, described as "a national, niche third-language ethnic Category 2 specialty programming service that will feature topics of interest to Canadian women of South Asian heritage."[1]

The channel launched on November 28, 2011 on Bell Fibe TV and Rogers Cable as Mehndi TV in both standard definition and high definition.[2]


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