All radio stations like Government Broadcasting, Private Broadcasting and Community Broadcasting were prepared them for celebrating the day 6th time in Bangladesh under the leadership of Bangladesh Betar of Ministry for Information, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. The theme for this six edition is Radio Is You.
The Hon’ble Minister for the Ministry of Information, H E Mr. Hasanul Haq Inu, MP Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, was the Chief Guest at the opening ceremony of World Radio Day activities in Betar Bhaban, Agargaon, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
H E Mr. Mortuza Ahmed, secretary, Ministry of Information also attended as special guest.
Mr. AHM Bazlur Rahman, Chief Executive Officer of Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication (BNNRC) and Member, World Radio Day Observation International Committee, and Deputy Director General (program) of Bangladesh Betar, Chief Engineer, Deputy Director General (News), Didarul Iqbal of Radio Listeners Club & Kazi Rozy, MP also spoke at the opening ceremony.
Ms. Shahjadi Anjuman Ara, Addl. Secretary (Broadcast) and In charge of Director General of Bangladesh Betar presided over the opening ceremony.
17 Community Radio Stations, 12 Medium wave stations, 35 FM station of Bangladesh Betar and 16 Private FM station observed 6th World Radio day 2017 on 13 February 2016 in different part of Bangladesh.