Women to man DD on International Day

NEW DELHI: In a unique initiative, women officers will be functioning as Operational heads in 33 Doordarshan Kendras in five zones across India to mark International Women’s Day.

Interestingly, the Director General of Doordarshan presently is a senior woman Indian Administrative Service officer Supriya Sahu.

All Doordarshan broadcast and engineering activities - transmission and recording - will be exclusively headed by women officers/staff.

The DD Kendras and offices being covered are:

(North Zone)
(East Zone)
(West Zone)
1.    DDK Delhi
1.    DDK Bhubaneshwar
1.    DDK Bhopal
2.    DD News
2.    DDK Kolkatta
2.    DDK Rajkot
3.    CPC Delhi
3.    DDK Patna
3.    DDK Mumbai
4.    DTH E/S Todapur
4.    DMC Balasore
4.    DDK Pune
5.    DD Jaipur
5.    DMC Burdhman
5.    DDK Raipur
6.    DDK Lucknow
6.    DMC Rourkela
6.    DDK Ahmadabad
7.    HPT Pitampura
7.    DMC Dhenkanal
8.    DDK Shimla
8.    DDK Ranchi
9.    DDK Jallandhar
9.    HPT Cuttack
(South Zone)
(North-East Zone)
1.    DDK Chennai
1.    DDK Guwahati
2.    DDK Vijaywada
2.    DDK Gangtok
3.    DDK Hyderabad
3.    DDK Shillong
4.    DDK Bangalore
4.    DDK Agartala
5.    DDK Thiruvanathapuram

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