Guidelines for Uplinking from India


Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India notified the “Guidelines for uplinking from India” in July 2000. This was followed by “Guidelines for
Uplinking of News and Current Affairs TV Channels from India” in March 2003, which were amended in August 2003, “Guidelines for use of SNG/DSNGs” in May 2003 and addendum dated 1.4.2005 to the uplinking guidelines. The Government has, on 20th October 2005 further amended these guidelines. It has now been decided that all these guidelines should be consolidated into one set of guidelines and notified. Accordingly, in supercession of all previous guidelines, the Government hereby notifies the following consolidated uplinking guidelines. These shall come into effect from today the 2nd December 2005 and would be applicable to existing channels as well.l.