Nov 10, 2014
This episode of Ek Duniya Ek Awaaz focusses on the issue of digitalisation of Community Radio. Yogendra Pal, Chairman, Digital Radio Mondiale, of India Chapter explains the concept of digital radio and the advantages of transferring analog radio to digital radio. He talks about the role that digital radio can play in emergency situations and the ways in which it can help in tackling such situations. He says that transformation of Community Radio to its digital form would add to its benefits. He adds that a major advantage of digital radio would be that a single frequency could be shared amongst at least three stations making it cost effective.