The 52nd instalment of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Mann Ki Baat’ will be broadcast on 27 th January, 2019 (Sunday) at 11.00 am over the entire network of All India Radio.
The broadcast willl be originated by All India Radio, Delhi and shall be relayed by all AIR stations, all AIR FM channels (FM Gold and FM Rainbow), local radio stations, Vividh Bharati Stations (including the erstwhile CBS Stations) and five community radio stations.
The regional versions of the ‘Mann Ki Baat’ will be originated by the capital AIR stations in non- Hindi speaking zones at 20 hours on the same day. The regional versions shall be relayed by all AIR stations including local radio stations in the respective states.
The unique aspect of this important broadcast – which commenced in October 2014 and is broadcast on the last Sunday of the month – is that it is visually adapted by Doordarshan and other private TV & news channels in India and broadcast simultaneously. Similarly, radio in private sector patches AIR. All DTH operators also carry it.
It is also live streamed for global audience and is accessible through mobile app, ALL INDIA RADIO LIVE.
AIR has now begun commercialization of the broadcast and charges for the ads that come on before and after the broadcast.
Bharat Bhushan Nagpal