Airtel digital TV brings A R Rahman to Bangalore


Bharti Airtel Limited today announced the first winner of its promotion ‘Bring Home the Magic’ for its DTH service – digital TV. Mohammed Rafi, an Engineer from Bangalore, is the lucky Airtel digital TV customer who hosted Airtel Brand Ambassador A R Rahman at his home.

Congratulating the winner, Bharti Airtel CEO – DTH Deepak Srivastava said, “Airtel digital TV has redefined the digital home entertainment experience in the country. This promotion is an endeavor to get closer to our customers and to bring home our core service proposition of service, trust and quality. With this unique offer, we are giving our customers the opportunity to experience magical entertainment at home with their favourite stars and thousands of other exciting prizes.”

Rafi said, “When A R Rahman won the Oscars, I had a dream of being able to congratulate him in person. This dream is now a reality thanks to Airtel digital TV. This day will forever remain truly unforgettable.”

The ‘Bring Home the Magic’ promotion offers Airtel digital TV customers the  opportunity to win a chance to bring home their favourite stars – A R Rahman, Saif Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Zaheer Khan and Gautam Gambhir.

In addition, customers stand a chance to win a number of other exciting prizes including Samsung LCD TVs and Nokia phones. The offer is valid till 31 May, 2009 and is open to customers across India (except Tamil Nadu).

Airtel digital TV has also brought in the Universal Remote for operating both the set top box and TV and the only MPEG4 standard with DVB S2 technology that gives picture clarity and consistently high quality audio. The Airtel digital TV service is available across the country and is supported by 24×7 customer care available in 8 different languages and a team of 800 professionally trained service engineers.