DD Punjabi

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Doordarshan Punjabi
Type Television network
Country India
Availability India and parts of Asia,China and Gulf Countries.
Headquarters Jalandhar, Punjab, (India)
Owner Prasar Bharati
Launch date
1998 (as Doordarshan Kendra Jalandhar)
Former names
Doordarshan Kendra Jalandhar
Official website
www.ddpunjabi.in

DD Punjabi (Punjabi: ਡੀ.ਡੀ. ਪੰਜਾਬੀ) is a state-owned Punjabi language TV channel, started in 1998, which is produced and telecasted from Doordarshan Kendra Jalandhar in Indian Punjab.[1][2]

History[edit]

DD Punjabi Channel was launched in 1998, and it became a 24-hour service within two years. Numerous Punjabi viewers residing in different parts of India watch the cultural programmes broadcast on DD Punjabi with interest across the state and by a number of Punjabi viewers residing in different parts of India. In its terrestrial mode DD Punjabi has near 100 per cent reach in the State of Punjab. These programmes enlighten the viewers in cultivating modern social modes. Doordarshan Kendra, Jalandhar is the hub of DD Punjabi productions.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ DD Punjabi Official website.
  2. ^ "Regional Language Satellite Service: DD Punjabi". Prasar Bharati. Retrieved August 24, 2012. 

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