Harvest TV renamed Tiranga TV
The owners of Harvest TV News had been pursuing the case with the I&B Ministry for the change of name since September 2017.
Published - 15-February-2019
Veecon Media & Broadcasting Pvt. Ltd, which had filed a petition before Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) for change of name of its television channel from 'Harvest TV' to ‘Tiranga TV' has been granted interim relief. TDSAT has permitted it to use the name ‘Tiranga TV’, according to a statement issued by Veecon Media & Broadcasting Pvt. Ltd.
Such relief from TDSAT could not have come at a more appropriate time. M/s Harvest Television Network Pvt. Ltd, which claims to own the trademark for ‘Harvest TV’ has filed a suit against Veecon before the district court at Thiruvananthapuram for restraining Veecon from using the name and logo that has any resemblance with the name ‘Harvest TV’.
Veecon had permission from the I&B Ministry to use ‘Harvest TV’ name and logo and had been pursuing its case with the I&B Ministry for the change of name since September 2017. Finally, it has succeeded is getting a change of name to ‘Tiranga TV’.For more updates, subscribe to exchange4media's WhatsApp Channel- https://bit.ly/2QUdLCK