New Delhi: In a move that will go a long way in broadening the vision and enhancing the capabilities and reach of Public broadcasters Doordarshan and All India Radio, the Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given ex-post facto approval for the MoUs between India and Foreign Broadcasters in the field of Radio and Television.
The MoUs with the Foreign Broadcasters will help Public broadcaster in exploring new visions and New Strategies to address the demands of new technologies and stiff competition. These are also likely to pave way for media liberalisation and Globalisation.
Broadcasting of programmes to be obtained through mutual exchange, co-production will lead to equity and inclusiveness among viewer/listeners of DD and AIR. Exchanges of technical Know-how, expertise and training of manpower would help the public broadcaster to meet the emerging challenges in the field of broadcasting.