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Gyan Darshan channel Available in IGNOU through ISRO satellite

Gurleen Kaur | Saturday, December 9, 2017 1:14 PM IST

Gyan Darshan channel  Available in IGNOU through ISRO satellite

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) said on Thursday that the telecast of its educational broadcast channel Gyan Darshan is now
 available through Indian Space Research Organization's advanced communication satellite GSAT-10. Students can access the content through mobile phone.
The schedule of the programmes which are being telecast 24 hours is available on IGNOU website www.ignou.ac.in. Prof. Kapil Kumar, Director, Electronic
Media Production Centre (EMPC) has sought the cooperation of all cable operators and DTH operators in making these programmes available on the cable
networks.He added that these programmes are also beneficial for students of the formal education system and also available world over through webcasting
from 11 am to 5 pm.Professor S B Arora, Vice Chancellor (Acting), IGNOU, described the re-start of Gyan Darshan as a major achievement and expressed
 his gratitude to the ministries of communication, I&B and MHRD along with ISRO and Prasar Bharti for the cooperation extended by them in this regard.