PM launches DD Arunprabha – a dedicated 24×7 Satellite channel for Arunachal Pradesh

PM Shri Narendra Modi launched DD Arunprabha at Arunachal Pradesh. He also laid the foundation stone of Film and Television Institute (FTI).DD Arunprabha is the Doordarshan’s second channel for the northeastern region DD Northeast was the first one. The channel will familiarise people across India with the beauty and the culture of the State.

Key Highlights 

  • The DD Arunprabha is the 24th satellite channel operated by Doordarshan. It is equipped with modern facilities including a Digital Satellite News Gathering unit to provide live coverage from remote locations for the 24×7 telecast.
  • DDK Itanagar’s playout facility and the earth stations will ensure seamless transmission of DD Arunprabha.
  • It will showcase the rich tradition and diversity of the local culture of the state. Despite integrating North-East with the country, It will bring alive the magnificence of North-East by airing content sensitive to the needs and aspirations of the local population such as news, travelogues, documentaries, films, reality shows, etc.