14872 Audio Programmes | 34 Program Languages | 44 Program Themes | 156 CR Stations | 56 CR Initiatives | and growing...

Nalamai vaazhoom (Healthy living) (Tamil)   
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This programme focuses on healthy living and is based on the issue of Hemophilia. It was broadcast on World Hemophilia Day. Hemophilia is a disease related to bleeding where blood takes longer in clotting than normal. 

Vaanavil (Tamil)   
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This is a radio drama. School children from Keerapakam village participated in the programme

Vinadi Vina (Tamil)   
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It is a quiz based radio programme.The school children from Nallambakkam village participated in the quiz show.

Namma ooru natchathiram (Our star) (Tamil)   
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Snake snatcher Mr. Muthusha lives in Alapakkam village. He is fully involved in capturing snakes during the last 40 years.

Saththam (Tamil)   
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'Saththam' is a radio documentary based on the issue of sound pollution. High noise levels can contribute to cardiovascular effects in humans, a rise in blood pressure, and an increase in stress and vasoconstriction, and an increased incidence of coronary artery disease. 

Malaria Awareness Day (Tamil)   
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This is a radio skit on Malaria and its prevention. Malaria Awareness Day is celebrated on 25 April to pledge support for the eradication of Malaria. 

Naangalum Vaazha piranthom (Tamil)   
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A special programme on International Women's Day which features an interview with the president of Irular community.

Child psychology (Hindi)   
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This PSA aims to create awareness about the impact of disputes between husband and wife.

No piracy, please (Malayalam)   
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A PSA produced by the students of Visual Communication of SRM University. It aims to discourage the habit of piracy.

Let's stop air pollution! (Hindi)   
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A public awareness campaign on pollution and its impacts. Produced by the Visual Communication Students of SRM University.

Muthucharam CR

<p>To persuade the community members to enhance their potential in manyfields.The radio will make efforts to stay socially active for the benefit of the community at large.</p>

<p>The place where this CR has been setup (Kattankulathur, Kanchipuram District) was earlier a semi-rural or semi urban area that is 45 Km away from Chennai.People in the neighbourhood wanted to be acquainted with and listen more about their surroundings and that was the time when Muthucharam CR filled the gap of communication.</p>

Muthucharam CR @90.4 MHz broadcasts for five hours in two slots of two and half hours (one slot original, and another slot repeat programming). The timings of broadcast are from 7:00 am – 12:00 noon.

Languages of Broadcast: Tamil and English

Name of the Programme Format Description
Aayakkalaigal Interview Programme on art and literature where personalities like Painter, Carnatic singer, instrumentalists, Drama Artists, Dancers are identified and interviewed.
Therinthu kolvom Radio documentary The functioning of Government organisations like Agriculture and Electricity departments, Meteorological Centre, Block Development Office and some private self help groups are produced as a documentary.
Vagupparai Conversation School class room is the set up for a teacher and student interaction with each other on a particular subject.
Velan Arangam Discussion Agricultural based programme where the farmers and agriculturalists ask their queries to agriculture industry experts in a conference.
Velan Arangam Radio report Local community events and functions are covered as radio report. Events like Medical camp, School annual day celebration, Panchayat welfare function, etc.

Source: Compendium 2011 and 2012, CEMCA and Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India.

<p>Signature Programmes: Panchayat, NammaOoruNatchathiram, NalamaiVazhvom and VelanArangam Community Participation: Community participation is ensured by airing features,interviews, group discussions, interesting tips from the community on various subjects including cookery, home remedy and time management. Innovations in Format: Radio features andvoice bytes from local vendors for consolidating station identity and promotion.</p>

<p>Funding and Partnerships: The management has supported financially and technically for setting up of a full-fledged studio and audio equipments.</p>

<p>The impact created by Muthucharam CR among the community group is wide and massive through radio clubs, regular community meetings and field visits compared to previous years of operation.</p>

<p><strong>Core Team</strong></p> <p>M Divyasri, R Nagappan, P Madasamy and S Sangeetha.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>CRMC Members</strong></p> <p>Director, station manager, production executive and sound engineer, production assistants and field coordinator, programme coordinators and CR volunteers.</p>

Muthucharam CR Room No: 917, 9th Floor University Building Faculty of Science and Humanities SRM University, Kattankulathur 603 203.
Phone: 9790946086, 44-27417360
Email: nagaa72@gmail.com, cr.muthucharam@gmail.com

Frequency : 90.4000015258789
Broadcast hours : 08:15 – 16:30 Hours
Established in : 2006-11-11
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