SIBU: Some 2,000 locations in the state, where there are currently no TV and radio coverage, will receive free satellite TV services.

The locations selected will receive a decoder and a satellite dish which will enable them to access 18 TV and 19 radio channels with no monthly subscription fee.

The satellite TV services known as NJOIare provided by ASTRO and it covers channels such as Astro Tutor, TV UPSR, PMR and SPM as well as entertainment and information channels like Astro Prima, Astro Oasis, Astro Awani, Astro AEC, Astro Vaanavil, Jia Yu, Makkal TV, CCTV4, Bernama TV, iview, iMus, TVi, TV1,TV2, Astro Xiao Tai Yang, and 19 radio channels.

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