The Chief Executive Officer of Prasar Bharati Jawahar Sarkar today inaugurated the 10 kW FM transmitter for Vividh Bharati Service at Doordarshan Kendra premises. It is now available on FM 101.8 MHz.It will broadcast programmes of 15 hours 20 minutes on six days and 16 hours 20 minutes on sunday. In an interaction with the media at Akashvani Bhawan, the CEO said, Kolkata is the first metro city to start Vividh Bharati service on FM. The service will be available in all four metro cities shortly.
(Via AIR News FB Page)
Test transmissions were heard since 15th Dec 2014.
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