Prasar Bharati

  • Prasar Bharati celebrates its Silver Jubilee or 25 years of its establishment

    Prasar Bharati celebrated the silver jubilee or 25 years of its establishment on 23 November, 2022. It was on this day in 1997, that it came into being as a statutory autonomous body set up by an Act of Parliament....

    Last updated on November 26th, 2022 02:45 pm
  • 1995-batch Senior IAS officer Gaurav Dwivedi appointed Prasar Bharati CEO

    Senior IAS officer, Gaurav Dwivedi was appointed the Chief Executive Officer of public broadcaster Prasar Bharati. A 1995-batch officer of Chhattisgarh cadre, Mr. Dwivedi will have a five-year tenure from the date he assumes charge. Earlier, Mr. Dwivedi was the...

    Published On November 15th, 2022
  • India’s Presidency of AIBD extended for one more year

    India's Presidency of the Asia-Pacific Institute of Broadcasting Development (AIBD), has been extended for one more year. The Chief Executive Officer of Prasar Bharati and Director General of Doordarshan Mayank Kumar Agrawal is the President of AIBD. The decision to...

    Published On September 21st, 2022
  • I&B Ministry unveils New Logo of Prasar Bharati on its Silver Jubilee

    India’s public broadcaster Prasar Bharati unveiled its new logo on July 11, 2022, in its silver jubilee year. The new logo was released by the secretary of I&B Apurva Chandra, secretary, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (I&B) in the presence...

    Published On July 13th, 2022
  • Prasar Bharati CEO Mayank Kumar Agrawal assigned additionally as DD Director

    Mayank Kumar Agrawal, director general of Doordarshan and Doordarshan News, has been assigned additional responsibility as Prasar Bharati's chief executive officer. Agrawal succeeds Shashi Shekhar Vempati, who served as CEO of the state broadcaster for five years. Following permission from...

    Published On June 10th, 2022