Tag: All India Radio

Prasar Bharati strengthens monitoring system for expansion projects

NEW DELHI: Even as it denies any delay in implementation of projects, Prasar Bharati has admitted to several projects that were earmarked in the Tenth Plan but are being continued in the Eleventh Plan in both television and radio. Prasar Bharati sources admitted that three Doordarshan projects and 47 radio stations were still to be completed, though approved in the Tenth Plan.

Prasar Bharati looks at a turnaround

Prasar Bharati operates as the public service broadcaster and is largely dependent on government funding. It has two arms: the television arm Doordarshan and the radio arm All India Radio (AIR), with a collective workforce of around 36,000 employees drawing salaries from government funding. Over the past several years, its expenditure has outgrown its revenue […]