Opinion | Video streaming firms fight over self-regulation
India’s OTT video streaming market is set to touch $5 billion by 2023, as per a BCG report
A fortnight ago, Mint reported that the government is mulling a new certification model for video streaming sites after Diwali. The certification will be aimed specifically at Indian originals. The buzz has created another round of panic among over-the-top (OTT) video streaming platforms. At present, India boasts of around 35 OTT platforms, both home-grown and foreign players, such as Zee5, SonyLiv, Hotstar, Netflix and Amazon Prime.