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Prasar Bharati spreads positive news of COVID warriors

These good stories on COVID-19 from Prasar Bharati can be accessed via three platforms

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MUMBAI: As India fights COVID-19, many inspiring stories of health workers, policemen, journalists, individuals, organisations, academic institutions have come to the fore. To acknowledge and appreciate their contribution, Prasar Bharati (DD and AIR) has followed these stories from across the country and are now offering to the media houses to share these stories of bravery, sacrifice and compassion with other media so that it reaches wider audience in India and abroad, and inspires and gives hope to Indians and the world in this global fight against the pandemic COVID-19.

These good news stories and more on COVID-19 from Prasar Bharati can be accessed via three platforms: 

1– Real-time on mobile phones/smartphones through the telegram channel - https://t.me/pbns_india 
2– Near real-time from http://covid-goodnews.pbns.in/ 
3– Broadcast-quality audio-visual media from FTP server.  

Apart from the good news stories, through platforms mentioned above, Prasar Bharati will also be sharing video messages of celebrities, latest updates on COVID-19 from India and the world, fact-checks and COVID-19 ground reports from across the country.

All of the above will also be summarised through a periodic news digest with ready reference URLs to important news items and social media updates. The broadcaster has requested all media outlets to take advantage of the above content sharing mechanism and disseminate the stories from across India of perseverance and resilience as India fights back COVID-19.

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