New Delhi: ID-Investigation Discovery, the new 24-hour channel offering captivating true

stories of investigation, crime and suspense in Hindiis now also available on a leading DTH

platform Airtel Digital TV with immediate effect. Viewers can watch IDon Channel No. 133 on

Aimed at the passionate Indian viewer, ID features provides fascinating TRUE stories of human

nature. The channel’s alluring series, in-depth specials and thought-provoking one-offs will

challenge viewers’ perceptions on crime and investigation.

In less than month of its launch, ID has established a strong position in the Indian television

industry and is experiencing increasing viewership across India. ID is available on leading digital

and analogue platforms including Dish TV, Siti Cable, Hathway, DEN, GTPL, In-Digital,Digi Cable

and now Airtel Digital TV.

Rahul Johri, Executive Vice President and General Manager– South Asia & South

East Asia, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific, said, “ID has captured the imagination of the

Indian viewer with its refreshing and differentiated programmes. We have prepared plans to

maintain this trajectory and further enhance its entertainment quotient.”

Some of the captivating series that will premiere on ID include DISAPPEARED that follows the

unpredictable twists of missing person cases and tracks investigations aimed at solving how and

why people simply vanish. These days, marriages are not always what they look like; explore

the shocking hidden secrets of spouses in WHO THE (BLEEP) DID I MARRY? In I WAS

MURDERED, revisit shocking cases through a first person perspective and witness the anguish

of family and friends of victims as they peel the layers off each case. Recount real homicide

investigations of the most horrific serial murderers in EVIL, I. In India and across the world,

women are known to fall for the wrong guy. Watch true stories of women who were swept off

their feet by a member of the mafia in I MARRIED A MOBSTER. In BLOOD RELATIVES,

watch family members who get along very well on the outside but hide a lot more beneath the

surface – jealousies, resentments and adultery that inevitably leads to the unthinkable – a


Investigation Discovery (ID) is the leading investigation, crime and-suspense network on television. From

unsettling crimes and dramatic scandals to the in-depth investigations and heart-breaking mysteries that

result, ID challenges our everyday understanding of culture, society and the human condition. One of

America’s fastest growing cable networks, ID delivers the highest-quality programming. For more

information, please visit,, or Investigation Discovery is part of Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA,

DISCB, DISCK), the world’s #1 nonfiction media company reaching more than 2.7 billion cumulative

subscribers in 220 countries and territories.


Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) is the world’s #1 pay-TV programmer

reaching 2.5 billion cumulative subscribers in more than 220 countries and territories. Discovery is

dedicated to satisfying curiosity, engaging and entertaining viewers with high-quality content on more

than 200 worldwide television networks, led by Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation

Discovery and Science, as well as U.S. joint venture networks OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network and the Hub

Network. Discovery also is a leading provider of educational products and services to schools, including

an award-winning series of K-12 digital textbooks, and a digital leader with a diversified online portfolio,

including Discovery Digital Networks. In Asia-Pacific, eight Discovery brands reach 612 million cumulative

subscribers in 37 countries and territories with programming customized in 15 languages and dialects.