ASTRO recently announced that it will be opening 18 channels for free to all its customers during the recently announced lockdown.

The complimentary viewing will involve Astro channels for all kids, News and BollyONE channels plus additional On Demand shows on TV and Astro GO.

The full list of channels which will be open from 1 June – 14 June 2021 can be seen below.

  • TA-DAA! (Ch 612)
  • Cartoon Network (Ch 615)
  • Nickelodeon (Ch 616)
  • Nick Jr. (Ch 617)
  • Boomerang (Ch 619)
  • Astro Ceria (Ch 611)
  • Astro Xiao Tai Yang (Ch 304)
  • Astro Awani (Ch 501)
  • CGTN (Ch 503)
  • CNN (Ch 511)
  • BBC World News (Ch 512)
  • Al-Jazeera (Ch 513)
  • Sky News (Ch 514)
  • Channel News Asia (Ch 515)
  • CNBC Asia (Ch 516)
  • Bloomberg TV (Ch 517)
  • ABC Australia (Ch 518)
  • BollyONE (Ch 251)

Of course some of the channels are already provided free on the basic package, but still, Astro is doing something good to allow those at home to at least remain entertained and informed during the lockdown.

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