About Meli sport :
In 1983 three new stations were commissioned in Kandahar, Jalalabad and Herat, however they started its broadcasts some months later. On 2 January 1985 the broadcasts started in Jalalabad while a new station in Badakhshan Province finished its construction. On 3 February 1985 a new station opened in Ghazni, while the same month the broadcasts started in Kandahar and Herat.
During the Taliban regime, Afghanistan National Television Meli sport ceased operations when television was banned, and on 8 July 1998 they ordered the destruction of all TV sets. After the Taliban were overthrown, television in Afghanistan restarted on 18 November 2001.