Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Last two days of AWR programming from AIR

Dear Radio Colleagues,

      An interesting note from Jose Jacob in India . . . . . . .

As you know, for about an year now, The External Services of All India Radio has been broadcasting on shortwave the AWR program produced at Adventist Media Centre, Pune in its Bengali Service.

In the new B-15 schedule the shortwave channel is being dropped from Sunday 25 Oct 2015.

Hence, the last broadcasts on shortwave of this series is scheduled for the time  as follows:

Dates: 23 & 24 October 2015 (FridaySaturday)
Time 1035 to 1050 UTC approximate (5.05 to 5.20 PM IST)
Frequency: 7520 kHz via New Delhi 250 kW
Program Name: Lamhe Language: Hindi
Channel: FM Rainbow Kolkata.
This program is also available on FM 100.7 MHz 10 kw in Kolkata and through many other FM Relay stations in West Bengal State.

This transmission is heard in most parts of South Asia. The program includes many Hindi Film songs also!

Yours sincerely,

Jose Jacob, VU2JOS
National Institute of Amateur Radio
Raj Bhavan Road, Somajiguda
Hyderabad 500082, India
Dr. Adrian M. Peterson
Co-ordinator - International Relations & DX Editor
Adventist World Radio