Feedback/Grievance Podcasting RSS
Audio Archives    News Archives    Text Archives    Feature Archives      हिंदी Facebook Twitter soundcloud

::Read Bulletins::
समाचार प्रभात
दोपहर समाचार
समाचार संध्या
  Regional & NSD Language BulletinsLANGUAGE BULLETINS

Faq on GST


Prime Minister's National Relief Fund(PMNRF) and National Defence Fund(NDF)

All donations towards the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund(PMNRF) and the National Defence Fund(NDF) are notified for 100% deduction from taxable income under Section 80G of the Income Tax Act,1961

Persons With Disabilities(Equal Opportunities,Protection of Rights and Full Participation) Act,1995


Indelible Ink - Voters' Pride

'i-VOTE'  A user friendly MobileApp for Punjab voters A voter is a voter only if he/she casts vote. And to prove that the person has exercised his right he has to show his left hand index finger marked with indelible ink or voting ink. It is a proud moment to show that 'I have voted'. This special ink is being manufactured by a Karnataka Government owned company Mysore Paints and Varnish Limited (MPVL). This is the only company in the country which is authorized by the Election commission of India to provide the ink, also called Voter's Ink, during all the Parliamentary, Assembly and Civic Bodies' polls.

Ever since India gained independence in 1947 the company has provided the ink during all the General Elections in this democratic country. The ink has tested more Six thousand million voters over the last seven decades. The company was established in 1937 by Nalwadi Krishnaraja Wodeyar, the then Maharaja of Mysore.

It is not an ordinary ink. It cannot be removed by any chemical or any other thing. Once it is applied on the finger, it remains there for some months and clears off only when new skin cells grow. Managing Director of the company, Hemant Kumar told this correspondent that the ink is environment friendly and is biologically safe. For the present ongoing Lok Sabha polls the company has manufactured 21,000 litres of ink.

Apart from domestic use the Ink has also been tried and used successfully on more than 400 million (Four hundred million) persons over 60 years in the overseas market also. The company is exporting the ink to 28 countries including UK, Canada, Nepal, Pakistan, Afghanistan, South African countries etc.

<>By Rajesh C. Bali, Correspondent, AIR-Jalandhar

Listen News  
ارد و
Language bulletins
FM Gold

Listen Live   

FM Gold

AIR Urdu

Lok Ruchi Samachar


News-based Programmes
:: Daily Broadcast ::
Market Mantra Daily Broadcast ProgrammeMarket Mantra (21 Sep)
Samayiki Daily Broadcast ProgrammeSamayiki (21 Sep)
Sports Scan Daily Broadcast ProgrammeSports Scan (21 Sep)
Spotlight Daily Broadcast ProgrammeSpotlight/News Analysis (21 Sep)
:: Weekly Broadcast ::
Public Speak Weekly Broadcast ProgrammePublic Speak (18 Sep)
Country wide Weekly Broadcast ProgrammeCountry wide (21 Sep)
Surkhiyo se pare Weekly Broadcast ProgrammeSurkhiyo se pare (21 Sep)
Charcha Ka Vishai Hai Weekly Broadcast ProgrammeCharcha Ka Vishai Hai (20 Sep)
Vaad-Samvaad Weekly Broadcast ProgrammeVaad-Samvaad (19 Sep)
Money Talk Weekly Broadcast ProgrammeMoney Talk (19 Sep)
Current Affairs Weekly Broadcast ProgrammeCurrent Affairs (15 Sep)
Yearly Roundup

Write to Market Mantra

Akashwani Annual Awards

       Circulars       ;Guidelines

  MaxoC MinoC
Delhi 35.0 26.0
Mumbai 309.0 24.0
Chennai 35.0 27.0
Kolkata 33.0 27.0
Bengaluru 28.0 19.0
As On  
AIR News Android App  
Download for free  
What's New About Us Related Sites Regional Units Details Prasar Bharati
Tenders/ Circulars/
Citizens Charter Ministry of I & B RNU Prasar Bharati
RTI Replies Citizens Charter In Hindi Press Information Bureau NON RNU Prasar Bharati Policy
for Contractual Engagements
News Schedule News Services Division National Portal Of India   DD News
Vacancies News Policy for Broadcast Media
Contact Us
Site Maintained by: Website cell, IT Unit, NSD, All India Radio,
New Broadcasting House,New Delhi, India.
Website Policy