2nd October Anniversary of All India Radio Pune Center

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2nd October 2020 is the anniversary of All India Radio Pune Kendra.

The center was established on the date of 2nd October 1953.  2nd October Pune Center is celebrating its 67th anniversary.

On November 12, 1947, Mahatma Gandhi visited All India Radio and interacted with the people displaced after partition and living in temporary shelters in Kurukshetra, Haryana. 

This is Mahatmaji’s only visit to All India Radio.  To commemorate this day, November 12 is still celebrated all over the country as Public Service Broadcasting Day.  A special program is organized every year on this occasion. 

Reference Used: Air News