Sonada, 13 February 2020 — Salesian College Sonada Radio Club and Radio Salesian journalists came together to celebrate 3rd World Radio Day (WRD) on 13 February 2020. The theme of UNESCO’s 9th edition of WRD was: Radio and Diversity.
The program held at College auditorium started off with club member anchors Bipashana Raisily and Saloni Pradhan welcoming the audience for the hour long program which started at 2.15 pm.
The program started off with a 16 minute radio program on the theme “Radio and Diversity” recorded by Radio Salesian RJ Dikshit Tamang and visualized by Salesian Television program coordinator Bruno Thapa. Radio Station director, six students and 3 RJs were involved in the making of the program.
It was followed by a short power point presentation on Community Radio by club member Abhilash Sharma.
The interactive session with the audience saw three rounds of quiz on radio related themes by Radio Salesian Director Fr C.M. Paul and two club members Pravaker Pradhan and Nytam Pradhan.
After the club members were introduced on stage, the Radio Salesian journalists along with one student intern from Darjeeling Government College shared their program information and experiences.
The celebrations concluded with a short speech by faculty in-charge of Radio Club and HoD, Sociology, Assistant Professor Sumina Chhetri and vote of thanks by Lamin Bomzon.