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Contrary to common belief, the power of listening is far more impactful than the power of seeing. A truly democratic platform—of the people, by the people and for the people—community radio, in its real sense is meant to create content for the benefit of society as well as individual upliftment and empowerment. He belongs to a small population of people who have been driving the community radio movement for almost a decade. Their only goal is to create and maintain a democratic platform, where content creation is not decided based on trends, sensations, or TRPs, but on social issues of actual importance to the people. And, much like their mainstream counterparts, community radio stations will also join in the merriment, highlighting issues of real importance.
Community Radio in India: Redefining the Media Landscape
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Radio has become the one of the most used device by the people during their leisure time, not only in the rural areas but also in the urban areas. Apart from being a leisure activity Radio has also carved various career prospects for the emerging talent in India. Just like TV channels Radio also gives you a variety of options, providing a platform to display your creativity and passion on a large platform. Be it an educational or entertainment stream, owning a Radio station is great option, it is fun and work altogether. There are two types of Radio stations in India that mostly prevail.