Nepal television is national television channel of Nepal. Owned by the Government of Nepal, it is also the oldest television channel of Nepal. It started its service from late 2040’s. It served as the lone channel for many years. Following its trail, numbers of other channels have started their services these days. However, Nepal television still remains the best when it comes to program management and reliable service.
It serves all day and night and serves the viewers continuously without interruption. It serves 24 x 7 and gives taste of programs in various languages. Dedicated to whole Nepal, it has various programs being broadcast-ed in various languages. It has programs in languages like Newari, English, Maithili with Nepali being the primary language. Being operated from Singha Durbar, the stake holders have also started operation of other channels, NTV Plus and NTV News with the growing television industry. These are sister channels of Nepal Television and are serving various types of programs helping the network grow.
Nepal Television programs
When it comes to introduction of the programs broadcasted by this channel till the date, some names that cannot be missed are Devi, Hijo Aaja Ka Kura, Bahas, Disa Nirdesh, Tito Satya, Jire Khursani, Krishi Karyakram, NTV News. These programs have made mark in the Nepalese television industry as some of the most popular television programs. According to a survey, it was also found that NTV News of 8:00 pm was the most popular program while Tito Satya, comedy soap was the second popular.
With various government owned operations being privatized, there have also been demand of transforming this channel to public owned. It has often been criticized for being mouth-piece of government which apparently appears being rumor. It is dedicated in entertaining and relating to viewers of all the age group. It broadcasts public awareness programs, kids programs as well as various other information related and entertainment programs.
Nepal Television has well balanced shows and they are also dedicated to public interest. It has presented itself as a reliable source of information for entire Nepal. It has been one of the best television channels in Nepal till the date.