New Delhi: On the occasion of National Press Day on Tuesday, Director General of Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), Prof. Sanjay Dwivedi released the poster of a special radio programme for senior citizens by Apna Radio 96.9 FM. On this occasion, HoD of Apna Radio Prof. (Dr.) Sangeeta Pranvendra was also present.
Apna Radio 96.9 FM, a community radio station run by IIMC, has produced these programmes in collaboration with Vigyan Prasar and Alagappa University, Tamil Nadu. The objective of this program series named ‘Anubhav’ is to disseminate information related to science, technology and health among senior citizens.
In this radio series, programmes will be broadcast in different languages by 6 community radio stations of the country. In this sequence, Apna Radio 96.9 FM will produce and broadcast 52 episodes in Hindi language. The participation of senior citizens has also been kept in mind in all these programs. The main objective of these programmes is to try to solve the problems of senior citizens on the basis of their experiences.
The programs have been produced under the guidance of Dr. Nakul Parashar, Director, Vigyan Prasar and Dr. R. Sridhar, a community radio expert. These programs have been produced by Kavita Sharma, Farzin Sultan, Sheenam Mehta and Shashank Shekhar from Apna Radio 96.9 FM.