Kumar Kapoor, chief executive officer, Dish TV, has put in his papers. His next destination is not known yet.
Dish TV is a direct to home (DTH) television service offered by the Essel Group, the parent company of the Zee Network. It beams television channels directly to consumers' homes via satellite, doing away with the intermediary local cable service provider.
Currently, Dish TV boasts of a wide distribution network with 575 distributors and 38,000 dealers operating in 4,400 towns across the country. It offers viewers 65 television and 20 audio channels. Dish TV has the complete bouquet of channels for Zee, STAR and the One Alliance at present.