World Radio Day to be observed on Saturday with theme, ”New World-New Radio”

World Radio Day to be observed on Saturday with theme, ”New World-New Radio”

World Radio Day is being observed across the globe tomorrow with the theme "New World- New Radio".

On the occasion, Radio Pakistan will broadcast special programs to mark the day.

Radio Pakistan's News and Current Affairs Channel will broadcast a special day long transmission from 07.10am to 11:00 p.m. in connection with the day. Talk shows, discussions, features, special reports and impressions of people from different walks of life about the day will be the part of transmission.

In connection with the day NCAC has arranged two special shows from 0810 to 1000 Hrs and 1605 to 1800 Hrs in which veteran broadcasters will participate and share experiences of their professional life.

Radio Pakistan's Program wing has also chalked out special transmission from 07:10 a.m to 11 p.m to celebrate Radio day with enthusiasm.

PBC Lahore will air special discussion on "Jadid Dunya Kay Radio Taqazay" on National hookup at 09:05 a.m.

Radio Pakistan Islamabad will air seminar on "Digital Radio Asar-e-Hazir Ki Zarurat" on national hookup at 04:05pm while talk show will also broadcast at 08.30 p.m on topic "Awaz ki Duneya".

Radio Pakistan's FM 101 network and Dhanak Channel FM 94 will also air special programmes.

This transmission will also be available on Radio Pakistan's official twitter handle and Facebook account.

Radio is an important source of mass communication in the present era, which remains vital during war, peace, catastrophe and pandemic.

UNESCO every year celebrates "International Radio Day" on 13th Feb.

Source: Radio Pakistan