Broadcast Frequency Change Underway for DD, AIR: Javadekar

Published: 19th July 2014 10:24 PM  |   Last Updated: 19th July 2014 10:24 PM   |  A+A-


PUNE: An ambitious project to switch Doordarshan and All India Radio (AIR) broadcasts from medium wave frequency to 'FM' will soon be completed to enhance the audio quality, Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said here today.   

"Work is underway and will be completed soon," he said, talking to reporters here.         

The ministry undertook this project as the use of cell-phones is affecting the medium wave broadcasts, he said.         

The minister also said that new recruitment will made at the Prasar Bharati without undermining its autonomy.    

Javadekar was today felicitated by the city-headquartered Bank of Maharashtra, where he had once worked for a decade.  

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