Discovery Kids Set for India Launch

The network will launch in India in April with multiple language feeds.

NEW DELHI – Discovery Networks International will extend its India offerings – which include flagship Discovery Channel and Animal Planet - with the launch of Discovery Kids in April.

“We shall be launching a new network in India - Discovery Kids. Launching in April, the network will initially be available in three languages - Hindi, English and Tamil,” said DNI president and CEO Mark Hollinger.

“Discovery Kids will offer Indian children the ideal combination of learning and entertainment. A unique network in the kids' genre, Discovery Kids will offer children a fun and entertaining way to satisfy their natural curiosity with stimulating and imaginative programming,” he added.

After its India launch,  Discovery Kids will also unfurl in Indonesia and Philippines.