1st community radio in Sopore connects ‘Jawans with Awaam’

Baramulla (J&K), March 4 (ANI): To enhance the outreach especially among the younger population, the Indian Army launched its first community radio station in north Kashmir’s Sopore of Baramulla District on Feb 22. The newly launched Radio Chinar 90.4, FM MHz ‘Har Dil Ki Dhadkan’ aims to reach out to the people living in remotest parts. “The main aim of this new initiative is to get connected to the local youth directly and Radio has the ability and to make them aware about various schemes and programmes of the government”, said Lt General B.S Raju. Residents and Councillors appreciated this step taken by the Indian Army as it will help to bridge the gap between ‘Jawan aur Awaam’. Community Radio Station (CRS) will primarily play all genres of songs starting from Sufi, Hindi to Punjabi.