Phone - in for welfare schemes to begin today
The All India Radio (AIR) shall be hosting live phone-in programmes on welfare scheme which starts from today. The programme would involve schemes like the Direct Benefit Transfer, scholarships, Aadhar, infrastructure project like metro, Right to Information, and other welfare scheme and would involve experts and implementing agencies.
It shall be a weekly programme of half-an-hour duration each for seven Saturdays. The information regarding the launch of the programme was given by Director General (News) AIR Archana Dutta. It is a major effort on the part of the AIR to reach to public to propagate government welfare measures and provide answers to queries and doubts. The programme shall be available on 20 of the 44 Regional News Units of AIR.