MIB launches pan-India multimedia exhibit highlighting Modi Govt?s one year

NEW DELHI: A multi-media exhibition titled ?Saal Ek Shuruaat Anek? set up by the Directorate of Advertising and Visual Publicity (DAVP) opened here today to showcase the achievements and policy initiatives across different sectors of the Narendra Modi helmed government.

Inaugurating the exhibition, Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun Jaitley said that the multimedia mode had been adopted to sensitize the people on different initiatives taken across critical sectors. The exhibition would be taken to State Capitals and rural areas.

MoS Rajyavardhan Rathore and secretary Bimal Julka apart from DAVP DG and senior officers of the Ministry were present on the occasion.

Jaitley said that under the current initiative, exhibitions of the similar kind would be organized in all State Capitals along with one more city in each state except Bengaluru (Bengaluru), which will be covered in the second phase as model code of conduct is in place for local body elections in the state.


The exhibition in the state capitals would commence on 26 May, 2015 and end on 1 June, 2015. Under Phase-II of the exhibition outreach programme, 30 sites had been selected with varying dates of commencement. The campaign on such sites would commence around 7 June and end on 20 June. In all 60 static multimedia exhibitions will be organized.

As part of the rural outreach programme to sensitize the rural masses, DAVP was deploying 345 mobile exhibitions to reach out to 643 districts in the country for a period of one month.

Jaitley also flagged off the Multi Media Mobile Van from the exhibition site along with Rathore.

The Minister also highlighted the key features of the proposed Kisan Channel to be launched on 26 May by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Jaitley specifically mentioned the key benefits that would accrue to the farming community in terms of knowledge, understanding of issues, matters related to meteorology and the new technologies being adopted in the agriculture sector.

The Multi Media Exhibition focuses on critical sectors highlighting the achievements in the last one year. These are: Annadata Sukhi Bhava (Farmers? Welfare), Sarve Bhavantu Sukhinah (Mainstreaming the Deprived), Shrameva Jayate (Ensuring Dignity of Labour), Nari Shakti, Desh ki Tarakki (Our Daughters Our Pride), Jan Dhan se Jan Suraksha (Financial Inclusion and Security), Bharosa (Government that Trusts the People), Sushasan (Transparent and Corruption-free Government), Saksham Bharat (Education and Skilling), Sarve Santu Niramayah (Health Assurance to All), Swachh Bharat (Cleanliness is next to Godliness), Dharti ki Dharohar (Leaving behind a better planet), Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam (Friendship on equal Footing), Ashtalakshmi (Development of the North East), Nagar - Shehar, Vikas ki Lehar (Urban Transformation), Tamaso Ma Jyotirgamaya (Power for All), Parivahan se Parivartan (Transportation for Transformation), Swarajya se Surajya (Delivering Good Governance), Vibrant Economy (Tej Gati, Aarthik Pragati) and Har Haath ko Kaam (Jobs for All).

Latest Reads
TRAI secretary Sunil K Gupta explains need for tariff order

After several twists and turns, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (TRAI) new tariff order crossed its last legal hurdle in the Supreme Court on 30 October. Now, with less than one month left for the implementation of the regulations, several questions still concern the industry stakeholders.

Regulators TRAI
TRAI extends deadline for comments on OTT consultation paper

India’s telecom and broadcast regulator TRAI released a new consultation paper last month on OTT services seeking to expand the definition of the sector and also the regulator’s jurisdiction over a sector till now “unregulated”. The deadline for receiving comments on the consultation paper has been...

Regulators TRAI
MIB proposes to strengthen govt-citizen interface

Months after a country-wide uproar and nudges from the judiciary forced the Indian government to shutter a Big Brother-type initiative involving tracking of Indians’ digital footprints, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting is taking another shot to “understand citizen views expressed publicly...

Regulators I&B Ministry
MIB mulls national b'cast policy to ease stakeholders' woes

India’s Ministry of Information and Broadcasting is exploring formulating a national broadcast policy or NBP with an aim to ease lengthy and time consuming government processes that media and entertainment industry players have to go through while conducting their businesses.

Regulators I&B Ministry
New DTH policy bonanza for operators likely by year-end

If all goes well, India’s DTH operators may have something to cheer about in the new year.

Regulators I&B Ministry
TRAI tariff issue back in Supreme Court

The twists and turns in the case of a new tariff regime being sought to be implemented by broadcast and telecoms regulator TRAI continues. It has filed a petition in the Supreme Court on the issue of 15 per cent cap on discount on a bouquet price of TV channels to consumers that had been set aside...

Regulators TRAI
MIB secy Amit Khare advocates self-regulation in media

Making a strong case for self-regulation, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting Secretary Amit Khare today said it was a better regulatory approach for India’s media and entertainment sector.

Regulators I&B Ministry
TRAI directs DPOs to remove TV channels from landing page

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Monday directed all distributors of TV channels and broadcasters to restrain with immediate effect from placing registered television channel, whose TV rating is released by ratings agency, on the landing page or the boot-up screen.

Regulators TRAI
TRAI seeks stakeholders' inputs on audience measurement overhaul

Television audience measurement in India continues to remain one of the key subjects that evoke reactions from stakeholders. Given that advertising expenditures are typically guided by such data and, in the wake of the matter being raised at various fora, TRAI has come out with a public...

Regulators TRAI

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories