Apna Channel

APNA Channel (Punjabi: اپنا چینل, ਆਪਣਾ ਚੈਨਲ) is a Punjabi language satellite television channel broadcasting from Pakistan.[1] It was launched on 14 October 2004 and broadcasts entertainment programs in Punjabi. It also broadcasts English-language programs dubbed in Punjabi. APNA Channel is part of the APNA TV Network which also include the news channel APNA News and the Seraiki-language channel Kook TV.[1][2]

APNA Channel
Apna Channel Logo Used from 2013 Until July 2019
LaunchedOctober 14, 2004
NetworkAPNA TV Network
Picture format4:3/16:9 (576i, SDTV)
1080p (HDTV)
CountryPakistan, India
Broadcast areaSouth Asia, Middle East, Europe
HeadquartersLahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Sister channel(s)Abb Takk News
Jalwa TV
WebsiteOfficial website
Thaicom 5 at 78.5 degrees EastFrequency - 3960 Mhz
Streaming media
Apna Channel LiveWatch Live


The major target viewership of APNA Channel include Pakistan as Punjabi language is spoken and understood by much of the population of Punjab. The Channel is also targeting the Punjabi speaking communities from the South Asia, settled in Europe, Middle East, the Persian Gulf region, Far east, Africa and Australia. APNA TV has many viewers across Pakistan and across Punjabi speaking areas of India such as Punjab, Delhi, Northern Haryana, Northern Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh & large part of Jammu & Kashmir.[1]


APNA Channel HD is available on satellite via Pak site 38 e as well as from cable TV operators all around Pakistan. APNA Channel is also available on PTCL Smart IPTV.[3]


The channel's mission is to become a channel of happenings and events narrowing the rural and urban gap in the society.[3]

Current programs

The current programs on APNA Channel include:[4]

See also


  1. http://hamariweb.com/pakistan-tv-channels/apna_tv_live.aspx, Profile of 'Apna Channel' TV on hamariweb.com website, Retrieved 16 Dec 2016
  2. http://apna.tv.com.pk/ Archived 2016-12-20 at the Wayback Machine, Profile of Apna Channel on tv.com.pk website, Retrieved 17 Dec 2016
  3. "Apna TV Network". Archived from the original on 25 July 2011. Retrieved 17 Dec 2016.
  4. http://apna.tv/program-guide/, Apna Channel, Program Guide, Retrieved 17 Dec 2016

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