BBC WS expands audio listenership in India

image-BBC WS expands audio listenership in India MediabriefThe BBC World Service is expanding audio listenership in India by collaborating with Saregama Carvaan 2.0. Through this partnership, the BBC will deliver a diverse range of digital audio streams reaching a wider range of audiences in India.  

The BBC WS English 24/7 news and current affairs programmes, investigative series, thought-provoking talks and some of the widely acclaimed Indian shows with new season episodes will be available in real-time on Saregama Carvaan 2.0  

Simon Kendall, Business Development Director, BBC World Service says, ‘’I am delighted that our digital audio stream will now be available on the innovative digital platform Saregama Carvaan 2.0  Thanks to this collaboration, audiences in India will have a new way to listen to the full range of programmes from BBC World Service in English.’’

Vikram Mehra, Managing Director, Saregama says, “Carvaan 2.0 is widening the appeal of Carvaan by offering something relevant to every member of the family. We are proud of our association with the BBC bringing their podcasts to Carvaan 2.0”

The list of widely acclaimed BBC programmes to go on Saragama Carvaan 2.0 consists of: 

BBC Minute

Worklife India

Kalki Presents: My Indian Life

Crowd Science

Death in Ice Valley

The Assassination of Benazir Bhutto

People Fixing the World

BBC WSE Radio Stream ‘News Internet’

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