With the lockdown in place, demand for OTT streaming has surged out of control. Everyone is shifting online for entertainment, and platforms are releasing content across Indian regional languages. Apart from usual suspects Disney+ Hotstar, Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, etc., there are few other platforms catering to specific languages and use cases. We look at 5 underrated Indian regional OTT streaming platforms that you can check out.
1. Sun NXT
Sun NXT is one of the biggest Indian OTT platforms, operated by Sun TV Network. Launched in June of 2017 with content in four languages from South India.
In less than three years, in February 2020, the platform's subscriber base grew to about 15 million users. All of its content is available free on Vodafone Play, Jio Cinema, Airtel Xstream.
Hoichoi is the biggest OTT platform in the world when it comes to offering Bengali language Web series and movies. With over 500 film titles on offer, Hoichoi has more than 100 SVF produced films and about 400 other films, all with English subtitles on offer.
Aha is another interesting Indian OTT platform that is known for its quality Telugu language content. Launched just in March this year, Aha brings Arjun Suravaram, Kaithi Telugu dubbed version, and Choosi Choodangaane exclusively online.
4. Olly Plus
Olly Plus is another exciting OTT platform launched this year. It is the biggest Odia OTT platform where you can enjoy unlimited Odia language videos, albums, movies, and short films on the go. It's great that the not-so mainstream languages in India are gaining prominence in the digital space.
5. Dollywood Play
Dollywood Play is another great OTT platform for those who are searching for Hindi dubbed international movies. Regional Indian as well as Hollywood films, across genres, are available in Hindi dub. You get dubbed content in the form of feature films, short films, video clips, music videos, and more.