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AIR VIJAYAWADA

 

Name of Station

VIJAYAWADA

 

Date of Commissioning

1.12.1948.

 

No. Of Transmitters

3rd

 

Location of Transmitter

 

 

One 100 Kw At Namburu, Guntur Dt

Two 1kw Transmitters Co-Sited At Studios

Vijayawada

 

 

Frequency of Transmission

 

 

 

PRIMARY CHANNEL – 3, VIVIDHA BHARATI – 3 And

FM RAINBOW - 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Transmission timing & duration :

 

 

Transmission

Day

Transmission Time

Duration

 

Morning

Sunday

 

 

 

Weekdays

05.55 am to 11.00 am

 

 

Afternoon

Sunday

 

 

 

Weekdays

12.00 noon to 5.30 pm

 

 

 

Evening

 

Sunday

 

 

 

Weekdays

6.15 pm to 11.10 pm

 

 

Programme Origination

 Sunday

 

 

Weekdays

61 hrs.25 mts.

 

Relay Programme and News

Sunday

26 hrs 45 minutes

 

 Weekdays

 

 

Language in which programme broadcast

TELUGU [mainly]. SANSKRIT, HINDI, URDU & ENGLISH [lessons & talks]

 

Composition of originated programme

Classical, Light Music, Folk Arts, Literary Programmes, Farm & Home, Rural, Women, Children, Sr.Citizens' Youth, Industrial Workers' , Traditional Art Forms, Regional News, Sanskrit,Hindi, Music Lessons Etc.

 

 

No. Of Studios

3rd No’s a) Transmission Studio –……No.

                  b) Multipurpose Studio – …. No.

 

Main District of Areas Covered

Districts : Krishna, Guntur, Prakasam, Nellore, Khammam, Nalgonda, West Godavari & East Godavari

 

 

Programme zone covered by the station

Krishna, Guntur, Prakasam, Nellore, West Godavari Khammam Districts Of Andhra Pradesh

 

Population covered

Approximately 2,25,10,081 [ as per census 2011]….Lacs

 

Sanctioned strength in all cadre

189

 

Staff in position in all cadres

70

 

Sanctioned Budget

Revenue Non Plan (Excl. IEBR) : Rs.7,74,60,000-00

 

 

Revenue Non Plan (IEBR)           : Rs. 26,44,045-00

 

 

Kisanvani Software                     : Rs.

 

Revenue earned

Rs…………….- up to

 

Library facilities

-

 

(a) Disk

3382

 

(b) CD’s

7757

 

(c) Tapes

5 inch : 2823      & 7inch : 6507

 

(d) Books

Nil

 

Instruments

 

Tanpura, Veena, Mridangam, Flute, Violin, Kanjira, Gong, Swara Mandal, Ghatam, Tabala, Harmonium, Khole.

 

Audience Research Unit

-Not Established.

 

Staff Position

 

 

Recent Survey Conducted

 

 

 

Participation of Public

 

 

 

(a)  No. Of Artist Auditioned annually

 

123 [2011-12]

 

(b)  No. Of Music Artist on station registered

 

782

 

(c) No. Of Drama Artist on station registered

132

 

 

(d) No. Of Casual Announcers

 

149

 

e-mail, ID of the Station

 

  vijayawada@air.org.in

 


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