TDSAT said: “Having considered the earlier order and the stand of the parties, we are of the view that in addition to the liability to clear the current invoice as indicated above, petitioner should liquidate the entire arrears to the extent admitted and already noted by end of November 2019 and for this petitioner shall pay the remaining outstanding dues towards the arrears in three equal instalments by end of September, October and November 2019.”
TDSAT added that broadcaster will not give effect to the disconnection notice till the next date if Dish TV makes such payments within the time indicated above. The matter has been posted for hearing under the same head on 11th October.
The order is limited to admitted dues only and no decision has been taken on the quantum of dues ultimately payable or the interest payable against such dues.
As per Dish TV, it shall pay Rs. 55 crore by or before 31st July and shall also pay Rs 100 crore in the month of August 2019 and the same amount of Rs. 100 crore in the month of September 2019.