Sun Bangla is a Bengali-language general entertainment channel in India, and the Sun network’s first TV channel not broadcasting in the four South Indian languages (Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam). It was launched on 3 February 2019 as a free-to-air channel, replacing Gemini News. It competes with Zee Bangla, Star Jalsha, Colors Bangla, Aakash Aath and Rupashi Bangla.
Another non-South Indian channel, Sun Marathi, was launched on 17 October 2021 after broadcasting as a test transmission throughout 2019–21.
Bengali-language television channels in India
|General entertainment channels:
Major: Star Jalsha HD | Zee Bangla HD | Colors Bangla HD | Sun Bangla | Aakash Aath | Rupashi Bangla
Upcoming: Sun Bangla HD
|Indian television channels:
Tamil: Sun TV HD | Sun Life | K TV HD (movies) | Sun Music HD | Chutti TV (kids) | Adithya TV (comedy) | Sun News
Radio stations: Red FM (outside Tamil Nadu) | Suryan FM (within Tamil Nadu)
Divested assets: SpiceJet