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All India Radio Chandigarh Recruitment of News Editors,Readers 2022

All India Radio Chandigarh invites applications for the engagement of News Editors and News Reader-cum-Translator (NRT) on casual basis.

Casual News Editors (Hind & Punjabi)

  • Place of work: Chandigarh

Qualification for Casual News Editor (Hindi), Casual News Editors (Punjabi)


  • Minimum five years experience in handling the news desk and reporting in print or electronic media.
    • Proficiency in Hindi & Punjabi


  • UG/PG/Diploma in /Journalism/ from a recognized University /Institution.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Should be able to handle news desk and should be skilled in translation from English to Hindi and Punjabi.
    • Knowledge of basic computer applications and typing skill.
    • Should be able to promptly update the news as and when it comes.
    • Should know Punjabi, Hindi and English languages.
    • Age : Between 21 to 50 years.

News Reader-cum-Translator (Hindi & Punjabi)

  • Place of work: Chandigarh

Qualification for NRT (Hindi), NRT (Punjabi)


  • Graduate from a recognized University.
    • Proficiency in Hindi & Punajbi languages as applicable.
    • Having a voice of Good quality suited to broadcasting


  • UG/PG/Diploma in /Journalism/ from a recognized University /Institution.
  • Experience of journalistic work in Radio/TV.

  • Translation from English to Punajbi/Hindi and presenting the news bulletins and news-based programme.
    • Knowledge of basic computer applications & typing (Hindi &Punjabi).
    • Should know Punjabi/English for Punjabi NRT and Hindi/English for Hindi NRT.
    • Age : Between 21 to 50 years.

Application Fee: Candidates residing in Chandigarh are eligible to apply for the post. Written exam, voice test (for NRTs only) will be conducted and short listed candidates will be called for direct interview. The candidates should pay Rs. 354/- (300+18%GST) as examination fees. Candidates belonging to the SC/ST category need to pay Rs.266/- (225+18%GST). The fees have to be paid through online facility.

Account No.                   11901238054

Account Name               – Prasar Bharati (BCI) AIR Chandigarh IFSC Code                              – SBIN0008701

The candidate should attach the receipt of the same along with their resume, copy of educational qualification, date of birth, Adhaar No. along with their applications to –

The Head of the Regional News Unit, All India Radio

Sector-34-D Chandigarh -160022.

Applications should reach before the 30th of September 2022.

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