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Nepal Television gets live telecast rights

Kathmandu – State-owned, Nepal Television signed a three-year contract with the Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) for live telecast rights on Tuesday.

Nepal Television will broadcast the national and international matches live in tournaments organised by the cricket governing body for the next three years.

As per the agreement, the government-owned TV will annually provide CAN with Rs 600,000 — Rs 200,000 more than their previous tie-up. NTV acting General Manager Deepak Mani Dhital and CAN president Binaya Raj Pandey signed the Memorandum of Understanding.