DD Free Dish 31st e-Auction : 31st online e-Auction for DD Free Dish slot was conducted by Doordarshan on 20th and 21st October, 2016. 27 Nos. of DTH slot were auctioned. Out of these 27 e-Auctioned DTH slots, 24 channels will be continued after the expiry of their respective annual agreement.
Three New channels have succeeded in getting the slots which are News State Uttarakhand /Uttar Pradesh and 9X Bajao TV, Teleshop channel. Doordarshan earned a total revenue of Rs 129.30 Cr. by sale of DD Free Dish slots during 31st e-Auction.