Ukraine has switched off analog TV despite a court ban

В Украине выключили аналоговое ТВ несмотря на запрет суда

Earlier, the court in Rivne region have banned the BRT Concern to turn off analog TV.

On Saturday, September 1, in Ukraine was cut off analog television.

This information is the “media Detector” confirmed the General Director of the BRT Concern Peter Semerey.

“Yes, analogue broadcasting is turned off”, – he said.

To the question regarding court orders in the Rivne region, on the prohibition of switch-off of analogue television Semerey said, “Broke the law, followed the instruction manual”. It does not specify on whose specify it is about.

We will remind, earlier it was reported that analog television on September 1 will not shut down due to legal action in the Straight.

The Cabinet continued in some regions of Ukraine broadcasting analog channels until may 1, 2019.

In June, the Cabinet of Ministers has prolonged the terms of use of radio-analog television broadcasting until 31 August 2018 for all regions, except for Kyiv and Kirovohrad region, where the switch-off of analogue broadcasting – July 31, 2018.