Apna Network has finalized its arrangements to launch its first Urdu News Channel with name “Ab Tak”. Apna Network has hired news reporters, hosts, newscasters, production, technical and other staff. Though Apna Network is still staff, all necessary recruitments have been done.
The owner of Apna Network, Fahad Hussain Shah has good expectations with this upcoming channel. Apna Network already owned Apna News, Apna Entertainment, Kook and 8XM Channel. This will be first purely Urdu channel. Apna Network head office is located in Karachi but it has strong viewership in Punjab.
Apna News and Entertainment is famous in Karachi and North Punjab while Kook has decent audience in south Punjab. 8XM is not much famous in Pakistan due but still it has enough following in youth.
Former Executive Director News of Geo News, Nasir Baig Chughtai is heading Ab Tak News Channel. We will share news about new joining of this channel as it will come. For Pakistani News, join Pakistan Media Updates. It’s worth mention here that there are some news in market that name of this upcoming channel would be “Apna Urdu”, “Apna Urdu News” or “Urdu News”.
Update: Channel name has been confirmed by our sources. Name of this channel is Ab Tak.