Radio on Wheel’ campaign has been inaugurated today by Radio Namaskar, the first community radio of Odisha. In this campaign a van will move around the Konark Town with Radio. It will also carry Namaskar, the community newspaper along with RTI, NREGA form & Other Govt Form & Guidelines. It was inaugurated by Dr. R. Sreedher, Eminent Community Radio Guru & Dr Brahmanand Brahma, Former Economic Advisor, Ministry of I & B, GoI. This is the innovative & unique idea by Radio Namaskar to reach at community .
Every radio station can think of replicating the same, Dr Sreedher said. This campaign has been started with one van now which will move around Konark city & in future such type 20 Vans will be placed in different nearby towns added Community Media Specialist & Chairperson of Radio Namaskar N. A. Shah Ansari. This is to note that Radio Namaskar, the first community radio of Odisha is established at Konark in Feb 2010 & continuing broadcasting successfully. For its innovative & effective broadcasting Radio Namaskar has received several awards & recognitions from Govt of India & several national & international bodies. A campaign MissionCR314 is also initiated by Radio Namaskar, aims to encourage civil society organisations to establish community radios in 314 blocks of Odisha.