DD to have live telecast of Olympics

Source : PTI
Last Updated: Thu, Jul 31, 2008 21:38 hrs

New Delhi: Beijing Olympics Games will be telecast live by the national broadcasting agency Doordarshan on its DD-1 and DD Sports channels from August 8.

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The channel will telecast live all events featuring Indian participants and also have a customised commentary, a press release said here on Thursday.

The opening ceremony will be telecast from 5:30 pm to 9:05 pm on August 8 while closing will be shown from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm on national channel DD-1.

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