Movies, videos on demand in trains from 2022: Rlys

NEW DELHI: Passengers are in for a treat from 2022 as they will be able to enjoy uninterrupted entertainment services like movies, shows, educational programmes, videos in trains both in paid and unpaid formats, railway PSU RailTel said on Tuesday.

The Government telecom company has selected M/s Margo Network, a subsidiary of Zee Entertainment, as the Digital Entertainment Service Provider (DESP) for providing Content on Demand (CoD) service in trains and stations.

“CoD will be available in all premium/express/mail trains and suburban trains of the Indian Railways in the next two years, and the provision of content such as movies, shows, educational programmes will be made available both in paid and unpaid formats for a contract period of 10 years, which includes first two years of implementation,” a statement from RailTel said. (AGENCIES)