Desi Radio UK
by: Sushrit Chadda • 32
Welcome to Desi Radio: Panjabi Nation Live on-air!
Broadcasting 24 Hours a day on 1602AM in West London, Sky Channel 0169 in U.K and Europe and around the world via the World Wide Web. Desi Radio a Panjabi radio station, is on-air 24/7. Live broadcast starts at 07:00 until 00:00 seven days per week. There is an automated service from 00:00 to 07:00.
Raise awareness of the Panjabi culture.
Build a cohesive identity for the Panjabi community.
Promote diversity and multiculturalism.
Build links between the Panjabi community and other cultures.
Encourage integration into British cultures.
To provide opportunities for the Panjabi community to gain skills and qualifications in order to realise their full potential and boost confidence. We achieve this by:
Running Desi Radio.
Providing media training.
Organising cultural activities, events and celebrating annual festivals.
"We aim to present Panjabi ideas, feelings and ideals to our listeners through a variety of poetry, writings and music. We are also seeking to improve links with other communities within West London to reflect the cultural diversity of the area." - Ms. Amarjit Khera, Chair of the Panjabi Centre.