Prime Minister of Pakistan Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani, on Wednesday Jan-11-2012, has inaugurated PTV Sports channel at PTV Centre Islamabad.
Test transmission of this sports channel had started from 30 December 2011 on AsiaSat 3S at an orbit of 105.5ºE.
The Prime Minister has also announced the regularization of the 350 more employees of Pakistan Television.
Earlier, Yousef Baig Mirza (MD PTV) told media in Multan that the venture will help promote Pakistan's national and regional sports, provide employment opportunities and "most importantly" motivate the younger generation to take up sporting activity.
Sports Viewers can now Watch live transmission of PTV SPORTS on CABLE TV Service, Satellite Service, IPTV including PTCL SMART TV and online live streaming links.
PTV SPORTS Frequency Tunning:
- Satellite Parameters: AsiaSat - 3S
- Downlink Frequency: 4106 MHz
- Symbol Rate: 2.893617 Msps
- Downlink Polarity - Vertical: FEC 3/4 or Auto
New Frequency: (Updated)
PTV SPORTS frequencies and footprint (coverage offered) details:
- PAK SAT 1R
- Symble rate: 3.3333 Msym/Sec
- FEC: 3/4
- Downlink Frequency: 4004.25 MHz
- Downlink Polarity: VERTICAL
PTV Sports Live Streaming Link: (Official Link)
- PTV Home
- PTV News
- PTV Global
- PTV Bolan
- PTV National and
- AJK TV for viewers of Kashmir.