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Akashvani has 420 Stations across the Country

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Delhi 36 26
Mumbai 31 24
Kolkata 35 27
Chennai 36 28
 

                                                                                                                                                          As on 12.04.2017

ALL INDIA RADIO

 

Facts at a Glance

1.    Broadcasting Centres:                                                  420 

 a)  Full-fledged Stations with Studios:                               219      

 i)  Local Radio Stations:                                                         86    

ii) Stations with Studios other than LRS & CRS               128    

iii) Community Radio Stations:                                               5                                  

 b)   Relay Centres                                                                    201    

    (Incl.169 Nos. of 100 W FM Relay Centres)                               

                                                     Total Stations:           420                          

   d)   AIR Stations having FM Transmitter (s):                391

   e)   Vividh Bharati Centres:                                               41     

     f)    Transmitting Centres for

External services:                                                       11

    g)    Recording Studio:                                                           1 (Bhubaneswar

 2.       Number of Transmitters:                                           610   

       a)    Medium Wave                                                             140                                        

       b)   Short Wave                                                                    48                                         

     c)   FM (Incl. 195 Nos. of 100 W FM Transmitters)                  422                      

                                              Total Transmitters:                     610       

 3.        Broadcast Coverage (as per installed capacity)

                                                                    By Area (%)                   By Population (%)

           By Primary Grade Signal                     92.00%                               99.20%

           (MW + FM)

           By FM Signal Only                              34.00%                                47.00%

           By MW Signal only                              90.65%                                98.40%

4.       Captive Earth Stations                                              32

5.        Studios                                                                        222

6.        RNU                                                                               47

7.        AIR’s DTH Channels                                                  32

8.         Live streaming of AIR Channels                           13

9.          GROWTH OF AIR SINCE 1999-  A Summary

10.        Growth of station since 1999
11.        Additional facilities in Existing Stations since 1999