This is a list of Bangladeshi television and radio channels that are legally permitted by the Bangladesh government, organized in alphabetical order.There are 2 terrestrial state run TV channels: Bangladesh Television (BTV) and Sangshad Television. BTV runs a TV channel BTV World which broadcasts by satellite 24 hours a day to Asia, Australasia and the Middle East. Bangladesh government has approved new 2 private channels ‘Channel Bayanno’(Channel 52), on October 20 and on 6 November 2013 ‘Bangla TV’ got clearance. Another new 13 Private channels is waiting for Final Approval.
started operation in 2009. DeshTV aims to stand out from other stations, with the objective of serving "desh", which means the country, and the people. It has a motto of bringing a change, creating new paths, new thoughts and help seeing the world with a new eye.
a private satellite TV channel in Bangladesh, founded in 2008. This is a project of Diganta Media Corporation. Diganta TV started formally broadcasting on 28 August 2008, with 16 hours of news and 8 hours of entertaining programs. Its operation has been temporarily suspended by BTRC.
the first Islamic television station in Bangladesh. The owner of the channel is Said Iskandar, the younger brother of the Ex-Prime Minister Khaleda Zia. By the order of Government, its broadcast has been temporarily closed.
a state-owned radio broadcasting station of Bangladesh. Its headquarters are in AgargaonSher e Bangla Nagar, Dhaka, Bangladesh Betar established during the War of Liberation of Bangladesh in 1971. The then its known as Shwadin Bangla Betar Kendra, after independence of Bangladesh its named as Bangladesh Betar. But in 1975 after the coup d'état the rebels were renamed it as Radio Bangladesh and it continued up to 1996. Bangladesh Awami League came into power in 1996. They turned it its original name Bangladesh Betar.
The Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication (BNNRC), in special consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council, considers community radio a special area for intervention. BNNRC has been promoting advocacy to the government in relation to community radio with other organizations since its emergence in 2000. As a result, the Ministry of Information of the People's Republic of Bangladesh announced the Community Radio Installation, Broadcast and Operation Policy 2008. Under this policy, the Ministry of Information approved 16 community radio stations for the first time in Bangladeshi history. To ensure the free flow of information to the people, the government enacted the Right to Information Act 2009. Community radio stations are a strong step in empowering rural people. Initially, the government approved 16 community groups:
Charfassion, Bhola Island (Bhola District)
EC Bangladesh (Munshiganj)
Chilmari, RDRS (Kurigram)
Teknaf ACLAB (Cox's Bazar District)
Nalta Community Hospital in Satkhira
MMC (Barguna Sadar Upazila)
BRAC (Moulivi Bazer)
Proyas (Chapai Nababgonj)
Radio NeeL; 98.2 FM
Rural Radio; 98.8
Agriculture Information Servics (AIS) Community Rural Radio (Barguna District)
DUS Hatiya Island (Noakhali District)
Sagor Giri; 99.2
Young Power in Social Action (YPSA) for Sitakunda, Chittagong
the first full HD online music station that started broadcasting from that started in 2015. It is operated from Dhaka & Bogra, in Bangladesh
Radio Uttara - First Bangladeshi 24 hours Live Bangla Online radio Station at Uttara, This Bangla Radio Station is now one of the largest worldwide network of online radio stations. a global online radio station that broadcast live from Uttara,Dhaka, Bangladesh. http://www.radiouttara.com
Bangla Radio 24
a global Bengali online radio station that broadcast live from Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Last 26 March 2015 Radio Chomok started on. This radio station that plays Bangla songs over the world. Radio Chomok is a global online Bangla radio station that broadcast 24x7 live from Dhaka, Bangladesh. www.radiochomok.com Phone: 01912313534, 01678327912, 01678327913
First health radio in Bangladesh. http://www.edoctorradio.com/
the first Bangladeshi online radio station, started in 2009. Radio 2fun also do merchant online radio services for those radio stations that want to broadcast on the Internet.
a Bangladeshi online radio station that started in 2013. Radio Alibaba also do merchant online radio services for those radio stations that want to broadcast on the Internet.
a global online radio station that broadcast live from Dhaka, Bangladesh. http://www.radioboss24.com/
Its A Real Time 24 Hours Live Internet Radio. Slogan Is "MATIR GANE NARIR TANE". http://radiomrittika.com/
a Bangladeshi online radio station that plays all kind of songs over the world, especially Bangla songs. It started on 7 March 2013. http://www.radiochowa.com/
the most popular entertainment based online radio station airing from Bangladesh. It started test broadcast on February 21, 2012 and official broadcast on July 1, 2012. http://www.radiohoichoi.com/
the first Bangladeshi full HD online music station that started broadcasting from Dhaka, Bangladesh in 2007.
a Bangladeshi online radio station for NRBs, that started in 2012. It is operated from Sydney, Australia. http://radiotolpar.com/
a Bangladeshi online radio station for all Bangladeshi, that started in 2015. It is operated from Dhaka, Bangladesh..