DD National (Doordarshan) can now be accessed for free on your Mobile phone. Doordarshan will be providing free service on Mobiles in 16 cities across includes this includes the 4 metros. Mobile users will need to use the DVB-T2 dongle receiver to access Doordarshan.

There are two things needed, one the DVB-T2 Dongle and the second thing is that your smartphone or tablet should support OTG, cause you will be connecting the dongle via the micro USB port – you might need an OTG cable.

DD channels are free, there are no additional charges – for now Sports, News, Regional / Kisan and National channels will be relayed. This is a good option for those on the move, they however will need to carry the DVB-T2 dongle with them. This unit does not use internet.

access Doordarshan using DVB-T2 dongle

Connect the dongle to your smartphone or tablet, download the software and start receiving the DD signals. You can find these DVB-T2 receivers on ebay.in.

By Rajeev Rana

Founder and Chief Editor - gogi.in