Pravasi Bharathi to launch world’s first Malayalam Digital Radio (DRM) by Nov 2015
Pravasi Bharathi Broadcasting Corporation operating from its headquarter in UAE is entering into an important phase of its journey.
According to Chandrasenan.K, Managing Director & General Manager of Pravasi Bharathi Broadcasting Corporation, "Pravasi Bharathi 810 AM", world's first Malayalam digital radio and the first digital radio in the Middle East will be on air by November 2015 using the Digital Radio Mondiale standard.
As per info from station they are planning AM/DRM simulcast using a 200 kW Nautel transmitter.
In addition to that, Gulf Malayalam Weekly from their Print and Publishing Division will be launched in August as an Onam gift to all Pravasi Malayalees. Gulf Malayalam Weekly is a real life magazine for Gulf Malayalee, being circulated in six GCC nations and in India.