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DD National

Doordarshan Kendra with state of art technology was commissioned on 13th August’ 2005 and all facilities from Old Kendra were shifted from Akashvani Bhawan to Doordarshan Bhawan Phase II. Doordarshan Kendra is a ten storey building constructed with two basements and houses six studios over a plinth of area 19,500 sq. meters. All studios are equipped with Modern state-of-the-art Digital equipments. In total there are six Studios of which two are 50 Sq.m in size with a height of 9 m merged into one 100 Sq.m studio which cater to the DD National transmission activities and is situated on the first floor. This Studio has fixed light grids and has energy efficient lights installed.

 

The other studios are of the size of 133 Sq.m with height a height of 9 m utilized for 24X 7 DD News channel transmission and is situated on the first floor, 250 Sq.m, 393 Sq.m each with a height of 14 m utilized for the Kendra’s in house recordings and 625 Sq.m with a height of 14 m exclusively used for recordings of DD News (News and current affair programs) and telecast of News bulletins for DD National , DD Urdu and important Live programs during Elections and Budget. The three large studios are located in the ground floor of the building. All these studios are equipped with indigenously manufactured moving light battens with lights controlled by modern DMX controller.

 

Activities by Doordarshan Kendra Delhi

DD National. 24X7 transmission with state of art editing and its packaging facility.

DD Rajya Sabha. Live telecast of proceeding of Rajya Sabha of Parliament through state of art programme control Room and eight camera Robotic camera set up linked up to Doordarshan Bhawan Phase II through Optical Fiber Links and Microwave Links.

DD HD Channel . Doordarshan is telecasting daily three hours playout for DD HD Channel from 19:00 to 22:00 hrs through DD Direct+ DTH.

The Kendra has state of the art feed room equipped to receive signals simultaneously from more than 10 satellites with state of art L Band routing using a L Band router for the first time in any Kendra and also has several contribution links for signal distribution other centers like CPC, Pitampura, Parliament House and Akashvani Bhawan. There is a state of the art Master switching room for distribution and routing of signals to & from several facilities.

The Kendra has state of art Audio ,Video equipment all interconnected for transport in Full serial digital (270 Mbps )with audio embedded for minimum loss and best transmission quality .The Recording standard adopted is DVC PRO 50 Mbps in case of DD National and DD Bharti where as DVC Pro 25 Mbps in case of DD News.