VIJAYAWADA: Marking the birth anniversary of legendary film playback singer Ghantasala Venakteswara Rao, the Vijayawada Kendra of All India Radio is making arrangements to broadcast the songs rendered by the late Ghantasala for about six and half hours on December 4 and February 11.

All India Radio Station Director Mangalagiri Aditya Prasad said in a statement on Wednesday that on December 4 the Vijayawada station of the AIR will air Ghantalasa’s devotional songs from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.; 2.30 p.m. to 3 p.m.; 5.05 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.; 6.15 p.m. to 6.45 p.m.; and 8 p.m. to 8.45 p.m. Similarly, a programme on Ghantasala will be broadcast in Krishnaveni FM from 7.30 a.m. to 8.30 a.m.