Aakash Aath is a Bengali-language general entertainment channel in India, owned by the Surana family. It was launched in 1999 as Aakash Bangla, the same year as competitor Zee Bangla, and renamed to Aakash Aath in 2013. (Aath is the Bengali word for the number eight, and it is also used by Sony Aath, a movie channel.)
In 2010, Aakash Bangla was repositioned as a news channel.
Aakash Bangla was renamed to Aakash Aath in October 2013.
Bengali-language television channels in India
|General entertainment channels:
Major: Star Jalsha HD | Zee Bangla HD | Colors Bangla HD | Sun Bangla (HD upcoming) | Aakash Aath | Rupashi Bangla