Channel Punjab Official Launch Party

Channel Punjab Official Launch Party

The long awaited and highly anticipated launch of Channel Punjab in the UK on the Sky Digital Platform was celebrated on the 5th September 2006

The Party took place in Hall 4 of the superb International Convention Centre in Birmingham where over 450 guests helped the Derewal Family celebrate the launch of the Channel.

The evening was compered by Neelu Kalsi of BBC Asian Network and guest speakers included Neena Gill MEP for West Midlands and Pat McFadden MP Under Secretary of State at the Cabinet Office. The Lord and Lady Mayoress of Birmingham were also in attendance together with many Birmingham City Councillors.

Celebrities attending included Arti Halai of Central News and Satnam Rana of BBC WM as well as numerous others.

Ranjit Singh Derewal and Jasbir Singh Derewal the father and son team behind the channel both addressed the guests and thanked for them for helping realise “a dream come true”.
The 20 minute show reel of programmes to be shown on the channel was very well received and left guests asking for more.

The event concluded after dinner with Gurcharan Mall and the Dhol Blasters entertaining.

Channel Punjab is available on Sky Guide Number 828 and is currently free to air.

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