Delhi and Mumbai records a remarkable switching off analogue signals
November 05, 2012
Source: MM Network
According to data provided by Chrome Live, out of a total C&S base of 30,50,100 homes in Delhi, only 10.1 per cent (3,08,060 homes) are receiving the analog signals, while 27,42,040 homes (89.9 per cent) do not have access to the analog signal.
As per the data 46 per cent of subscribers amongst all the head ends in the four metros continued to get access to analog signal as on November 2, while 54 per cent faced a complete analog switch off.
The data also suggests an unprecedented success of analog switch offs in Delhi and Mumbai. As for Mumbai, of the total 30,20, 800 C&S households, only 28.7 per cent are receiving analog signals. The switch off of analog in Kolkata is however moving at a much slower pace. Only 17.4 per cent of the total 22, 81,100 C&S households have witnessed a complete switch off of the analog signal, while 82.6 per cent still continue to access it.
Chennai, meanwhile, continues to receive 100 per cent analog signal. The status of Chennai will be known on Monday, November 5, when the Madras High Court further hears a petition by Chennai Metro Cable Operators' Association (CMCOA).
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