Tamil Nadu Arasu Cable TV Corporation (TACTV) has slashed the monthly tariff for the subscribers to Rs.130 + GST. The new tariff is effective from 10th August onwards.
TACTV has introduced two variants of low cost plans to attract economically weaker section. This announcement would come into force across the State except in Vellore district where model code for the parliamentary elections is in force.
The two packages Village pack and Tamil pack would be offer at Rs 170 + GST and Rs 180 +GST, respectively. The village pack would have 142 Free to Air (FTA) Channels and 12 Pay Channels. The Tamil pack would offer 1423 FTA channels and 28 pay channels.
Hereafter, only two packages will be in force for the Arasu Cable TV Subscribers. The first package will provide 142 free channels for a subscription of Rs. 141.60. The second package which is popular among the Subscribers will be available for Rs. 154 hereafter instead of Rs. 260 ie., the chief minister has reduced Rs.106. In all, subscribers can view 191 channels including many of the prime channels in the second package.
35.12 lakh set top boxes have been distributed to subscribers free of cost.