A report published in indiantelevision.com reports that, ESPN Software India, has stated that the police has raided a hotel in Jaipur for allegedly pirating the signals of their channels without agreement.
The company distributes ESPN, Star Sports and Star Cricket channels. The company has lodged an FIR against Jaipur-based Hotel Vesta International for illegally broadcasting the three channels.
The local police conducted a raid and seized the equipment including 77 viewing cards, set-top box and LCD television used for broadcasting these channels.
In a written statement the company said that , the hotel Vista International that qualifies as a commercial subscriber of such category was taking unauthorised feed from a leading DTH operator.