National

Radio a fantastic medium that deepens social connect: PM Modi

A farmer along with others listen to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 'Mann Ki Baat' series on All India Radio at Bolla village in South Dinajpur district of West Bengal. File photo   | Photo Credit: PTI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday described radio as a fantastic medium which deepens social connect, as he extended his greetings to the countrymen on the World Radio Day. In a tweet, he said he has personality experienced the positive impact of radio through Mann Ki Baat, his monthly broadcast.

"Happy World Radio Day! Greetings to all radio listeners and kudos to all those who keep the radio buzzing with innovative content and music. This is a fantastic medium, which deepens social connect. I personally experience the positive impact of radio thanks to Mann Ki Baat," the Prime Minister said.

Adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in 2012 as an international day, February 13 is observed as the World Radio Day.


Our code of editorial values

This article is closed for comments.
Please Email the Editor

Printable version | Sep 23, 2021 6:31:28 AM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/radio-a-fantastic-medium-that-deepens-social-connect-pm-modi/article33826964.ece

Next Story