AIR’s Independence Day broadcast

Port Blair
10 Aug 2017

The All India Radio here will broadcast the address by President of India, Mr Ramnath Kovind to the nation on the eve of Independence Day at 7 pm and address by the Lt. Governor of A & N Islands Professor Jagdish Mukhi to the islanders at 10 pm on Aug 14, 2017. The All India Radio will also broadcast LIVE the National flag hoisting ceremony and address of the Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi to the nation from Red fort from 7.05 am on Aug 15. The Live broadcast of flag hoisting ceremony and address to the Islanders by Lt. Governor, Prof. Jagdish Mukhi from Netaji Stadium will be from 8.50 am. Commentators are Mr Shibu George, Programme Executive and Mr Zakir Hussain, Senior Grade Announcer. A special bilingual poetic symposium will be broadcast from 10.30 am.