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DD Kashir is a state owned TV channel telecasting from Doordarshan Kendra Srinagar, Jammu and Leh.

Doordarshan launched the Kashmir Channel to counter extremist Pakistani propaganda in the Kashmir valley. DD Kashmir includes programmes focusing on Kashmiri culture and traditions and the history of Kashmir valley.[1] One programme on Kashmir featured was Budhshah, which told the life of the historical Sultan Zain-ul-Abidin.[2] It has in association with All India Radio established high power transmitters along the India-Pakistan border to counter Pakistani propaganda.[3]

Doordarshan Kashir
Type Broadcast television network
Country India India
Availability India and parts of Asia, China and Gulf Countries.
Headquarters Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir, India,
Owner Prasar Bharati
Launch date
2003 (as Doordarshan Kendra Srinagar, Jammu and Leh)
Former names
Doordarshan Kendra Bhubaneshwar
Official website
www.ddkkashir.tv

History[edit]

DD Kashir is the Urdu language satellite channel supported by Doordarshan studios in Srinagar, Jammu and Leh. Launched in 2003 DD Kashir has entertainment serials, infotainment programmes, news & current affairs, social and cultural programmes and film programmes as its major content. In terrestrial mode, DD Kashir is available to 96% of the population of the valley.

It used to be operated from Delhi but in the year 2006, the Centre decided to shift the operations of Doordarshan's 'Kashir' channel back to Srinagar from Delhi after more than 17 years since the outbreak of violence in Kashmir in late 1980s, thus fulfilling a long-standing demand of the people of the Valley. DD Kashir also became a 24-hour channel from 15 August 2000. the channel used to telecast a 14 and half-hour programme daily. Out of these, commissioned programmes account for six hours, another four and half hours are taken by in-house and news/current affairs programmes while the archival programmes take four hours daily. The special audience programmes cover Gojri, Pahari, Ladakhi, Dogri, Sheena, Balti, Pushtu,

Mir Irshad has significantly contributed to the media industry in Kashmir.


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DD Kashmir-Comedy Program by Talha Jahangir

Humorist artist Talha Jahangir performing in a Kashmiri Comedy Program ON DD Kashmir, Srinagar Station. Courtesy DD Kashir or DD Kashmir/DD Srinagar.

Dawat-e-Kashmir (DD Kashir presentation) Part-I

Documentary on Jammu City, Dogra Cuisines and interview of Sh. Nagendra Singh Jamwal, KAS.

Tanha na reh sakenge-Serial for DD Kashir

Camera & Direction Pankaj Mahajan.

Major Mohit Sharma. Shahadat ( D D Kashir ).

Interview of Probir Roy, Managing Trustee, IEF on DD Kashir

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Fir Jine ki Arzoo (DD Kashir)

Fir Jine ki Arzoo (DD Kashir) Shot - love word.

Good Morning J&K Live Morning Show of DD Kashir

Hosting the show and have honor of being the youngest host of the program.

Aijaz Al Quran - DD Kashir 2 January 2009

Kashmiri translation of the meaning of the Holy Quran, telecast weekday on DD Kashir. This video is produced by DD Kashir while the editing and production is...

Kashmir Issue: DD-Kashir/News- Views of Iqbal Wani,Youth Leader NC,Cab Minister G.H Mir,arun joshi

Views On 8-point Programme initiated by center to bring peace in kashmir valley.

Dawat-e-Kashmir (DD Kashir presentation) Part-II

Documentary on Jammu City, Dogra Cuisines and interview of Sh. Nagendra Singh Jamwal, KAS.

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514 news items

Jagran Post

Jagran Post
Tue, 16 Dec 2014 05:18:45 -0800

Panel finds some programmes for DD Kashir not up to the mark. 16 Dec 2014, 19:08Jagran Post News Desk Jagran Post Editorial | Last Updated: 16 Dec 2014, 19:08. New Delhi: A Committee, set up by Doordarshan to review a small sample of programmes ...

Indiantelevision.com

Indiantelevision.com
Mon, 08 Dec 2014 04:35:09 -0800

According to Prasar Bharati there have been some allegations of irregularities in the production of programmes and outsourcing them, mainly regarding the in-house productions done at DD Kendra in Srinagar for telecast on the DD Kashir channel.
 
Times of India
Sun, 07 Sep 2014 14:22:30 -0700

NEW DELHI: Prasar Bharati is under the scanner with the I&B ministry ordering a series of probes including one on DD Kashir and another on the number of consultants hired by the public broadcaster. Ministry sources said there have been several ...
 
GreaterKashmir.com
Thu, 05 Jun 2014 12:30:00 -0700

Srinagar, June 5: The Kashmiri TV artists said DD Kashmir was losing its sheen for want of funds and demanded adequate central funding for DD Kashir while pitching for allotment of major share of programmes to Kashmir-based creative professionals and ...
 
GreaterKashmir.com
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:07:25 -0700

Srinagar, July 14: Ahlan Ramadhan - a Ramadhan special programme being telecast on DD Kashir “has gained popularity in a short period with the number of its viewers witnessing an upsurge,” Tarique Bhat, Executive Producer of Ahlan Ramadhan said.
 
Rising Kashmir
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 04:00:00 -0800

Srinagar, Nov 17: The normal 24-hour transmission of DD Kashir, Doordarshan's regional channel for Jammu and Kashmir, resumed today from Srinagar after remaining affected for over two months due to floods in the Valley. “We have today resumed round ...
 
CounterCurrents.org
Thu, 26 Oct 2006 11:03:38 -0700

DD Kashir is finally on its way to where it ideally should have been –Srinagar. A welcome step indeed, but still a lot more needs to be done to appropriate the role of a television channel running on the public exchequer. The Minister for Information ...
 
GreaterKashmir.com (press release)
Mon, 01 Nov 2010 11:56:38 -0700

New Delhi: The Doordarshan has re-launched a re-furbished DD Kashir channel without much fanfare last month. The channel carries several new programmes including series, talk shows and feature films that are closer to the hearts and minds of the people ...
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