NTV Live online is a Bengali tv channel based in Bangladesh. It started operation in 2003. NTV Live is one of the most popular Bengali TV channels in the country. In the anniversary of the NTV, the founder expressed interest in creating NTV2 to satisfy the watchers further. NTV channel broadcasts coverage of news, soap operas, educational, religious and politics related programs. NTV is owned by Mosaddek Ali Falu.
History of Ntv
- August 2006: a UK-based Bangladeshi TV channel, acquired the rights to show NTV channel programmes throughout the UK and Europe on Sky channel 826, however stopped broadcasting a year later.
- 26 February 2007: NTV channel, along with its sister station RTV channel, was temporarily forced off the air due to a massive fire at the station building. Three people died and over 100 were injured in the blaze. The fire caused NTV channel to broadcast reruns of programming. Since NTV channel was not able to broadcast their own news, they worked with Banglavision tv channel to broadcast Banglavision channel news on the NTV channel.
- In August 2008 NTV channel started to broadcast again in the UK after 1 year off the air, on Sky channel 834.
- In September 2011, NTV channel achieved the ISO certificate, as a first Bangladeshi TV channel.
- 14 April 2012: NTV channel was replaced by Channel 9 UK on Sky channel 834.
- 30 April 2012: A new consortium took control of NTV channel in the UK and resumed broadcasting on Sky channel 852.
- 19 August 2014: As part of a reshuffle, NTV channel moved to Sky channel 838.