Vishwanath, a resident of Malleshwaram, Bangalore and an ardent listener of FM106.4 was furious as his favourite station has stopped abruptly.
Expressing anger, he said “Prime Minister Narendra Modi travels all over the world creating an impression that situation in India is improving.
FM RAINBOW & Vividh Bharati were the second & third radio stations. Fm Rainbow was launched on September 1, 2001, while Vividh Bharati on November 1, 2001.
Both stations broadcast for 17 hours daily from 5.20 to 23.20.
He even interacts with school children to say that his Government is determined to eradicate illiteracy, but silently kills the established form of low cost mass media educational system.
Is it because of the name ‘Indira Gandhi’ associated with IGNOU? There cannot be a bigger tragedy than this.” Gyan Vani FM Radio operates through several FM stations from various cities in the country.
People from Bangalore city, Kanpur and Visakhapatnam were enjoying the programs by tuning Radio sets to 106.4 Megahertz .It was started on frequency 100.3 MHz and later changed to 100.1 MHz. It broadcasts daily during morning and evening hours, from 6.00 to 09.30 and 18.30 to 23.00.This channel is the tribute to the legendary masters of Indian classical music from Carnatic and Hindustani ways. It is a platform with rich heritage for future generation with respect to classical music.According to sources, listeners to Gyan Vani increased as both, Gyan Darshan I (A satellite based round the clock TV channel, devoted to educational and developmental needs of the society), and Gyan Darshan II (An educational satellite offering distance education through Virtual Class Room mode), went off the air, some time back.Electronic Media Production Centre (EMPC) of IGNOU was producing an interactive educational programs for students and General Public in English, Hindi and local languages and All India Radio was airing it everyday between am and am with repeat telecast between pm and pm. Imrapur, ARD, IGNOU Bangalore Regional Centre said, his centre is getting calls everyday from the regular listeners of Gyan Vani.