IGNOU activates Gyandarshan Edu. Channels

Port Blair
4 Aug 2018

The Educational TV Channels of India namely Gyandarshan- 1 and Gyandarshan-2 has been activated at IGNOU Regional Centre, Port Blair on Saturday by Mr G.Dhinakaran, Partner, Andaman Cable Network,   Port Blair in presence of Dr. Dhanraj, Producer, Doordarshan Kendra, Port Blair,  Dr. S. Ganesan, Regional Director, IGNOU Regional Centre Port Blair  and a gathering of IGNOU students. Being Educational TV channels of India, the 24 X 7 satellite based TV Channels, will provide educational programmes for children, students, teachers of all levels of educational system. The Gyandarshan-II channel will have live programme during 4 to 5 PM daily, exclusively for IGNOU learners. This Gyandarshan-1 & 2 signals are readily available through Andaman Cable Network (ACN-Port Blair) under DD channels group. Therefore, the 43000 students of IGNOU, in A & N Islands can see easily Gyandarshan from their residence also. They can also interact in academic content based telecast with resource persons on 011-29532844, 29532845 at IGNOU studio.  The Gyandarshan channels are one of the substitutes for face -to -face classes/private tuitions of IGNOU distance learners.