RTV (Bangladeshi TV channel)

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Rtv
Logo of Rtv Bangladesh
Rtv Logo
Owned byBengal Media Corporation Limited
Picture formatMPEG-2 / DVB
SloganToday's and Tomorrow's (আজ এবং আগামীর)
CountryBangladesh
LanguageBengali
Broadcast areaNational
HeadquartersBSEC BHABAN, Karwan Bazar, Dhaka, Bangladesh
WebsiteOfficial Website
Availability
Satellite
Apstar-7 76.5°E4111H MHz
Dish Network (United States)Channel 805
BSkyB (UK)Channel 804
Cable
UCS (Bangladesh)Channel 2
Prisma Digital (Bangladesh)Channel 5
Satellite radio
UCS (Bangladesh)Channel 3

RTV (Bengali: আরটিভি) is a satellite television channel broadcast from Bangladesh. It was launched on 26 December 2005.[1] It mainly broadcasts programs in Bengali. The head office of this TV channel is in Kawran Bazar, Dhaka.

In 2012, RTV began to broadcast all its content live-online to viewers around the globe through the website Viewers World.

History[edit]

On 26 February 2007, a fire broke out at the building from which programs were broadcast; as a result, the station was taken off the air temporarily. Three people died and over 100 were injured in the blaze.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Another private TV channel RTV starts functioning from Dec 26 Archived 12 October 2006 at the Wayback Machine, The Bangladesh Observer, 11 November 2005.

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