'Radio Jaighosh': UP Launches Community Radio

The Department of Culture (Uttar Pradesh Govt.) has launched 'Radio Jaighosh' on 9th August 2022 to mark the anniversary of Kakori Train Action Day.

  • The community radio channel will promote folk art, performing art, regional delicacies of Uttar Pradesh and gallantry award winners.
  • Radio Jaighosh will broadcast programmes from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily from the newly renovated studio of the Sangeet Natak Akademi in Lucknow.

Daily shows on the radio will include:

  • 'Parakram': It will revolve around gallant soldiers of the pre and post-Independence era and unsung heroes.
  • 'Shaurya Nagar': It will promote folktales from all the 75 districts of the state.
  • 'Kala Yatra': It will be based on art.
  • 'Rajya ki Rasoi': Based on the delicacies of Uttar Pradesh.
  • 'Rang Shala': On theatre artists.
  • 'Rajya ki Raftaar': On government schemes.
  • 'Rang Yatra': On performing arts.