Lokvani Radio 90.4

Lokvani Radio 90.4
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Lokvani, meaning the voice of people, is a rural community reach out initiative for nearby farmers, fisherman, youth and landless labourers. As such relevant programmes are broadcast for this section of the community, there is complete community involvement before programmes are aired. The Radio Volunteers (RVs) keep a tab on the needs of community through regular interactions. The RVs also hold meetings with scientists at Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Junagadh Agricultural University and with other related officials in the government and NGO sector. Thematic Focus: Lokvani also invites progressive farmers to share their experiences and suggest solutions to issues. A CRS committee has been formed which comprises, 3 local community members who advise on programming regularly. Lokvani also airs programmes on animal husbandry, education, health and sanitation. Lokvani has broadcast 578 programmes between 01.12.2013 to 30.11.2014 and 1012 programmes were produced since the launch. Lokvani also broadcast three programmes of HonÂ’ble Prime Minister Shri Narender Modi on Clean India, Vaysan Mukhati and interaction with Shri Barrack Obama.