Udaya TV Kannada is a regional Indian cable television station.Dedicatedly Kannada, It is also the very first Kannada satellite channel in India. The channel is part of the Sun Network. Udaya TV was incorporated on 2 May 1994 as a private limited company dedicated to television broadcasting. It was launched by Kalanidhi Maran and it started broadcasting from 1 Jun, 1994. Udaya TV won the?Indian Television Academy's best Kannada TV channel award in the year 2001 and 2002. In Nov 2006, Udaya TV Ltd. was merged with Sun TV Ltd. along with Gemini TV Ltd. Anuraaga Sangama, Kogile are the famous shows of it.