Tuesday, May 1, 2018
H.S. Saraswathi, SD ,AIR Bengluru retired on 30.04.2018.
S. Saraswathi, Station Director , All India Radio, Bengaluru, who has won the hearts of lakhs and lakhs of listeners of entire Karnataka, was retired on 30th April, 2018. She is known for her dedicated and imaginative programming ability for the past 30 years and 11 months.
Smt. Saraswathi joined All India Radio in the year 1988 as Programme Executive at All India Radio, Mysore. Then she promoted as Asstt. Station Director at All India Radio, Chitradurga and Station Director at All India Radio, CBS, CRD and Bengaluru. She bagged two Akashvani Annual Award – 1st prize in 1997 on Musical Production (“Balina Kadalina Ache”) and Innovative programme –“Mouna deepa” in 1998. “Gayitriya Sakshatkarakke 20 nimishagalu” programme bagged Certificate of merits. Also she won Akashvani State level first prize in Documentory category –“Haadagada Haadu” .
Saraswathi attended fifteen days workshop, conducted by Assia facific Development corporation in collaboration with Deushville Academy during 2016 at Bangkok on the subject commercial programme and audience research.
She has one son Sri Girija Shankar Prasad who is doing Chartered Accountant in Prize water house coupers(PWC) and husband Sri Balachandra Prasad is retired from Postal Dept.,
Akashvani Recreation club, Bengaluru organized farewell to H. S. Saraswathi on 27. 04.2018 ie., last working day of the month at AIR campus. She is a balanced and unbiased administrator. She is a creative programming ability, innovations in broadcast formats, experimentation of new techniques in broadcasting field said Sri. A. Hanumanthu in his presidential address. Anilkumar Mangalagi DDG(E), S.P. Methri, Director(E), Dr. N. Raghu, AD(P), Beedikar, Inspector of Accounts, T.V. Vidyashankar, PEX, S.S. Chollin, PEX, Sumathi, Announcer were wished her future retired life. S.S. Chollin compered the programme. Gopinath gave vote of thanks.
All the Programme Staff, Engineering Staff, CRD-Marketing wing, Administration staff, ARU Unit, News Unit, CCW wing are witnessed this great moment. Akashvani Recreation club honored her with Shawl, fruits and momento.
Contribution by: K. Ashok, CRD-Marketing wing, AIR Complex, Bengaluru. Mob: 9449259218