TimesofIndia / PATIALA: Globally known for its research on Sikhism, Punjabi language and culture, the Punjabi University here is all set to achieve a new landmark by launching its own 24x7 direct-to-home (DTH) TV channel.

Punjabi University set to launch 24x7 DTH education TV channel
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Centre for Advanced Media Studies (CAMS) of the university would run its own multilingual "edutainment" DTH channel, which will operate 24x7 like any other TV channel and is expected to be on-air in a couple of weeks.

Besides providing a platform to impart distance education to graduate and post-graduate students in four major subjects, the channel would be used to globally telecast educational video programmes based on a range of issues and socio-cultural practices pertaining to Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and UT of Chandigarh.

Source: Times of India Official