Doordarshan, All India Radio and DD Sports will do a mega coverage of Olympics -2020. The coverage spans from pre to post-Olympics and will also be available on Digital platforms of Doordarshan and All India Radio. DD Sports, DD News and DD India will broadcast daily shows and Special programmes on Olympics. Different sporting events at the Olympics will be broadcast Live daily on DD Sports from 5 AM to 7 PM.
All AIR Capital stations, FM Rainbow network, DRM and other interested AIR stations will broadcast programmes on Olympics. The programmes will also be carried over AIR Youtube Channel, DTH and on NewsonAir Mobile App. Daily highlights and periodic FM updates will also be given. News Services Division of All India Radio has been broadcasting Olympics Quiz daily in its Sports Scan programme since 1st of this month. Winners from all over the country will get Team India Jersey.
Daily profiles of Indian team members are being given in Sports Scan Programme and Prime Time News Bulletins. Exclusive news stories focusing on India’s medal prospects, preparations of the team and support by the government as well as exclusive interviews and special discussion Programmes are also being broadcast. Messages of eminent sportspersons, coaches, relatives of team members and social influencers will be broadcast by AIR News and its 46 Regional News units in 77 languages.
Social media platforms of the News Network of All India Radio across the country are amplifying the coverage by posting photos, videos and related stories through Tweets and Info-graphics in English, Hindi and Regional Languages.