Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, July 24:
Leading social organisation ‘Outreach’, in association with Community Radio Association east zone, organised a function at the Red Cross Bhavan Seminar Hall at Bhubaneswar on Wednesday to commemorate the 87th anniversary of the first radio broadcast in India.
Deputy Director of Akashvani Dr. Shantanu Rath, Founder of the most popular private FM Radio Choklate Soumya Ranjan Pattnaik, Director of Prashar Bharati staff training institute Dipak Samantarai, Vice President of Community Radio Association and N A Shah Ansari, among others, graced the occasion as guest.
Radio professionals from different All India Radio stations, Radio Choklate, Big 92.7 FM, Radio Sanskar, Radio Muskan, Radio Namaskar, Radio Kissan, internet channel odiaradio.com and other radio stations joined the mega event. Most of the upcoming community radio channel members were also present on the occasion.
A large number of Radio Journalism students, NGO members, social activists, journalists also joined the event.