New Delhi: Days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi highlighted the human rights violations in Balochistan in his August 15 Independence Day address, public broadcasterPrasar Bharati will on Friday launch a website and mobile app for All India Radio’s Balochi service to reach out to the people who speak the language across the globe.
It is aimed at making the contents and programmes of Baluchi language available at multimedia platforms for easy access of listeners and create a global audience. Prasar Bharti Chairman Dr. A Suryaprakash will launch the services.
External Services Division (ESD) of AIR broadcasts one hour programme in Baluchi language every day, which includes news also. This service was started in 1974. ESD presently broadcasts daily in 57 radio transmissions covering over 108 countries in 27 languages.