New Delhi: Following the several consumer complaints over lack of clarity on tariff plans and their break-up details for monthly charges, Broadcast regulator TRAI has written to DTH operator Independent TV (formerly Big TV) asking it to justify its current tariff plans in the backdrop of the sector’s new regulatory framework.
In its letter dated 27th February to Independent TV, TRAI has also called a meeting with the senior official of the DTH Company on the said matter, Tuesday.
TRAI in its letter stated “…You are hereby directed to provide all the information in the prescribed format as sought by TRAI…. Further you are also required to provide detailed justification that the present tariff plans, being offered by Independent TV are in line with the new regulatory framework clearly indicating the bifurcation of the Network Capacity Fee and other charges”
TRAI has also asked Independent TV to clarify its position on complaints received by the regulator The DTH operator is said to have 0.83 million subscribers.