Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority managed the bidding for the auction of three DTH licenses and the bids of the DTH were carried on for 15 long hours. Now PEMRA announced three winners of the DTH licenses, which are given as following:
- Mag Entertainment
- Shahzad Sky
- Startimes Communication
PEMRA has announced the successful bid of Rs.4.898 billion per license and the three winners will get the DTH license for the same amount. The whole amount of all three DTH licenses will be Rs.14.694 billion as the result of the bid announcement.
When Supreme Court passed the orders to hold the auction of the DTH, then the process was initiated for the bidding of DTH. The apex court ordered that the outcome of the bidding with be condition of the orders of the High Court.