The first of its kind in North Kashmir, Community Radio Station with the tagline “Radio Chinar 90.4, Har Dil Ki Dhadkan” was inaugurated 04 Mar 2021 by the Indian Army for the Awam in Mazbugh, Sopore. The Radio Station was inaugurated by Lt Gen BS Raju, General Officer Commanding in Corps presence of Maj Gen HS Sahi, General Officer Commanding Kilo Force and various Army and civil Chinar dignitaries. The reach of the Community Radio Station will be Sopore, Bandipora and Baramulla Districts.
This Community Radio Station has with been started an aim to revitalize the connection within different segments of the community. This will provide a good platform for a community dialogue, sharing of information, art & culture. It environment, will build community is a which better connected with issues which are local and important to the community.
This Community Radio Station will be highlighting & showcasing the hidden talent of North Kashmir, especially musicians, sportsmen and artists to local entrepreneurs, the Awam of Kashmir and the rest of the world. The Community Radio Station is being run by local Radio Jockeys from North Kashmir who have themselves come forward to contribute to this noble cause.
It also provides a platform for people of all age groups to share their experiences awareness about drug abuse and other social causes. & also to spread The Community Radio Station will also be available on social media platforms like Facebook, YouTube and Internet Radio so as to provide uninterrupted service to a wider audience.
During the inauguration ceremony, Lt Gen BS Raju, General Officer Commanding Chinar Corps, the Chief Guest dedicated the Community Radio Station, Sopore to the peace and development of Kashmir.