ZEE5 partners with Punjab’s leading ISP Connect Broadband


Mumbai: ZEE5 has announced its partnership with Connect Broadband, one of the largest Internet Service Providers of Punjab, in order to cater to the exponential growth in its consumers.  

Through the alliance with ZEE5, Connect Broadband will enable easy access to ZEE5 to its consumers via simple add-to-bill-construct and giving access to all of ZEE5’s premium content, movies, and live channels. To get access to ZEE5, Connect broadband consumers need to validate their registered mobile number via OTP either on Connect BB website or via Connect BB mobile application.

Consumers are now looking at entertainment beyond the traditional DTH and cable TV. Since the pandemic, ZEE5 has seen over 3X growth in its consumers. In order to enable easy access to OTT entertainment content, ZEE5 has been working very closely with ISPs across the country.

ZEE5 offers over 100+ originals across genres apart from a vast library, which has over 1.25 lakh hours of content across 12 languages that include originals, popular TV shows and blockbuster movies spanning various genres and formats.

Rahul Maroli, Senior Vice President & Head SVOD, ZEE5 India, said: “In a connected world, the role of ISPs is critical to connect the household to the world! The past few months have seen an increased demand for broadband internet as people turn to the internet for work, entertainment, and communication. The strategic alliance with Connect Broadband enables us to provide our bespoke entertainment experience to an even wider audience. With consumers now looking at digital platforms to fulfil their entertainment requirements, we wanted to ensure that consumers get a seamless experience with the best of content to choose from. The alliance will leverage Connect broadband’s reach and ZEE5’s content and technology to deliver seamless entertainment to the entire Punjab region.”

Connect Broadband spokesperson said: “With massive surge in consumption of digital content Connect Broadband makes it simpler for customers to access rich content from ZEE5 without having to worry about data. During such unprecedented times, we urge all the citizens to stay home and stay calm, while we continue to serve the best of entertainment content across languages, genres, and a spectrum of devices. Our partnership with ZEE5 enables us to maximise our reach by appealing to a massive content for Connect Broadband consumers. With this proposition, we are enhancing our relationship and reach with our customers.”

Existing and new Connect broadband customers can access ZEE5 by calling Connect broadband service centre at 1800 137 1212 or by writing to customercare@infotelconnect.com.

Alternatively, customers can also visit https://www.connectzone.in/zee.php, verify their registered mobile number and activate ZEE5 subscription.

ZEE5, the digital entertainment destination launched by Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL), features content across 12 languages like English, Hindi, Bengali, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Marathi, Oriya, Bhojpuri, Gujarati & Punjabi, ZEE5 is home to 1.25 lakh hours of On Demand Content and 100+ live TV channels.

The platform brings together the best of Originals, Indian and International Movies and TV Shows, Music, Kids content, Cineplays, Live TV and Health and Lifestyle content all in one single destination. ZEE5 offers ground breaking features like 11 navigational languages, content download option, seamless video playback and Voice Search.