Alexa Bangladesh Betar starts journey in India

Dhaka, Tuesday   21 January 2020


Bangladesh Betar starts journey in India

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 07:05 PM, 14 January 2020   Updated: 08:14 PM, 14 January 2020

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

After Bangladesh Television, Bangladesh Betar is also heard in India now. The program is being heard in the FM radio at Kolkata on FM 100.1 MHz and 101.6 MHZ at Agartala through Akashbani Channel.

Bangladesh Information Minister Dr. Hasan Mahmud and Indian Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadkar inaugurated the broadcasting program in New Delhi today.

Apart from this, listeners across India will able to listen to Bangladesh Betar simultaneously through the Akashbani App and DTH from 7.30am to 9.30am and 5.30pm to 7.30 pm. Simultaneously, Akashbani's program broadcast in Bangladesh is started through FM 104 MHz.

The broadcast of Bangladesh Television across India started September 2, last year. After three months, now Bangladesh Betar also is heard all over India after Dr. Hasan Mahmud took over the role of information minister.

Information Minister Dr. Hasan Mahmood said the cooperation in the wireless and film sector is a unique milestone in the friendship of the people and government of the two countries. The exchanges and agreements are a reflection of the mutual cooperation the Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi have pledged.

India's Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadkar said the relations between India and Bangladesh is geographical intimacy, historical and traditional. In the case of the media, this cooperation will also extend cooperation to other sectors of the two countries.