METRO TV is an info entertainment channel, being operated by the I Power media, a company owned and run by a group of experienced media professionals including experienced Senior Journalists, professionally trained programme producers and enthusiastic marketing professionals. MERTO TV was launched in May 2010 over the prestigious Cable Networks in various districts of Andhra Pradesh. Apart from various Cable Networks, METRO TV is also hoisted in Internet with Web Streaming through our Website- www.metrotvtelugu.com, so that METRO TV can be viewed globally. It is estimated that METRO TV is reaching out 10.38 million plus population of Greater Hyderabad limits and other districts of the state, thus covering the Urban, semi urban and rural population equally.
In a short span METRO TV has became the household name in Greater Hyderabad and other areas of our State. METRO TV since its launch has received critical acclamation for the verity, local content and social utility of its programmes. Apart from the entertainment, METRO TV telecasts 4 news bulletins daily which includes news updates, local politics, developmental activities, traffic updates, weather reports and forecast, general news, civic problems, national and international happenings. METRO TV caters to the Info-Entertainment needs of youth, women, children and general viewers. METRO TV broadcasting 2 films and various shows and true to cosmopolitan culture, its content is in multiple languages, i.e in Telugu, Hindi and English. Recently we introduced Hindi News bulletin – "Milap Samachar" also, for the first time in the state of Andhra Pradesh, if not in South India, with the tie-up of the credible, age-old, vibrant "Daily Hindi Milap" News Paper.
METRO TV has a wide variety of content including 5 hours of live interactive programmes like "Priyatama" (Interactive programme with viewers based on film songs), "Mast Kalander" (Film based interaction with evening viewers), "Mukha mukhi" (live interaction with viewers on the civic problems with the local peoples representatives), "Hello Doctor" (noted doctors will have an interaction with viewers on health related issues) , "Numerology Live" (a well reputed numerologist will address the problems of callers and give numerological solutions). These live shows demonstrate our strength among viewers. A comedy show by name "Pandugadu" is recently introduced twice a week, which received all-round appreciation. To cater to the needs of unemployed youth METRO TV started a special programme covering job opportunities called METRO Jobs. For the benefit of night viewers we started a programme called "Subha Ratri" (Good Night) and special counseling on medical problems with recognized doctors .
In a short span METRO TV has became the household name. METRO TV since its launch has received critical acclamation for the verity, local content and social utility of its programmes. Apart from the entertainment, METRO TV updates its viewers about the local politics, developmental activities, traffic updates, weather reports and forecast, general news, civic problems, national and international happenings. METRO TV caters to the Info-Entertainment needs of youth, women, children and general viewers.
A first generation electronic media professional having rich experience in journalism, is heading as Chairman.
Kondaveeti Jaya Prasad
A dynamic team lead with over 25 years of journalism experience is heading as Managing Director.
Director and Chief Executive Officer
Well-versed with marketing strategies and equipped with a dynamic team is heading as Director and Chief Executive Officer.
Pulipaka Satya Murthy
Having three decades of Journalism experience and headed several Media Organizations is the Editor of METRO TV
Mullapudi Sadashiva Sharma
An intellectual with a progressive outlook with a national exposer as Journalist is serving METRO TV as Hindi News bulletin Editor.
A noted journalist who made a remarkable progress and saw heights is serving METRO TV as Honorary Director.
Chief of News Bureau
A dynamic Nose for News man and expert in manpower management with rich experience in Electronic Media Journalism is heading the News Department as Chief of News Bureau.
Mr.V Chandrasekhara Azad
A legend in Telugu Journalism is associated with METRO TV as associate editor
Mr. Srinivasa Rao Bandlamuri
A business magnet with a vision is a part of METRO TV management