Janam TV- a news cum entertainment Channel was launched on 19 April 2015 at Bristol Ground, Willingdon Island in Kochi, Kerala. The channel launching function was inaugurated by Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar . Union minister for Information and broadcasting Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore switched on the channel.
Film director Priyadarshan is the chairman of this channel. This new channel provides programs in high definition and is expected to promote national interest. Unlike other news channel Janam TV offers news in Sankrit, first of its kind in Indian Television.
The new channel will be available in Asianet Cabel Vision Digital at Channel No.112 and at SUN Direct DTH on Channel No.627.