Delhi: Anil Ambani''s group has applied for a licence
to enter the competitive Direct-to-Home (DTH) services.
application has been made by the group entity Anil Dhirubhai
Ambani Enterprises, though it is not clear as to which
individual company in the group is the applicant.
is the first major step taken by Anil to expand the business
of Infocomm. Prasar Bharati and Zee group are already
operating their DTH services in the country while Sun
Group of Kalanidhi Maran, brother
of IT and communication Minister Dayanidhi Maran, and
the Tata-Star joint venture, Space TV, have recently been
granted permission for DTH by the government.