Doordarshan to acquire programmes for DD Kashir

NEW DELHI: Doordarshan has invited proposals from reputed Producers/ production houses for its 24x7 satellite channel DD Kashir under Fixed Budget Mode of Programmes Acquisition Category.

These will be for telecast in accordance with the “Guidelines for Acquisition of Programmes.”

Last date for submission of proposal -: 3 August 2017. The producers must indicate clearly whether the programme submitted is being offered on ‘Short Term Rights’ transfer basis. Number of episodes to be acquired in each category shall be the discretion of Doordarshan.

Language dub versions of programmes can be submitted. However Doordarshan will not make any additional payment for dubbing. 

Applicants must clearly indicate the original language of the programme while submitting the proposal. Information regarding rights and previous telecast of the dubbed version must also be clearly stated.

Programmes may be submitted under following genre:


A full-length programme/ episode (in case programme has more than one episode) from the based on the scripts submitted shall be compulsory with the proposal. Submission of a pilot is mandatory to assess the quality, treatment.

The applications would be required to pay a non-refundable processing fee of Rs 10,000 for each of the proposal separately. The fee would be payable through bank draft in favour of DDO, Doordarshan,  Kashir’ (payable at New Delhi).

The decision to acquire is part of Prasar Bharati’s special efforts in revamping programme content on its various channels. Prasar Bharati is in the process of launching a new channel for the north-east region of the country – Arun Prabha - and revamping the content on other channels including DD Kashir.

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