Monday, July 9, 2018
CELEBRATION OF 56TH FOUNDATION DAY OF AKASHVANI SILIGURI ON 07-07-2018
STAFF OF AIR SILIGURI 07.07.2018
· The Primary Channel of AIR, Siliguri broadcasts on wavelength-421.9 metres i.e. on frequency 711 KHz. On 26-10-16 the new 200 KW DRM Transmitter was commissioned and now the total coverage area is about 22,000 Sq. Km. Radial areas. It covers Coochbehar, Alipurduar,
Jalpaiguri, North Dinajpur , South Dinajpur & Malda Districts
of West Bengal, as well as some
SAARC countries like Bangaladesh,
Nepal, Bhutan and a part of our neighbouring state Bihar.
· Vividh Bharati FM Transmitter broadcasts on Frequency-101.4 MHz and covers mainly the suburban areas of Siliguri and Jalpaiguri.
· Few points regarding the recent achievements of the station;
In the year 2017, Sri Santanu Tosh, EA and Sri Uttam Bhattacharjee, Tech jointly had received the 2nd Prize in the category of Best Technical Innovation for “Designing of
As a part of “Swachha Bharat Abhiyan” this station had taken initiative and disposed off all the scrap and salvage materials .
· In Programme activities a new Live Phone-in-programme on Public Grievances was introduced in the year 2017 and the same has received overwhelming public reaction.
Source : Abhijit Sengupta , email@example.com