PRASAR BHARATI DOORDARSHAN
This charter is a commitment of Doordarshan to
Inform freely, truthfully and objectively the citizens of India on all matters of
public interest, national and international.
Provide adequate coverage to the diverse cultures and languages of the various
region of the country through appropriate Programmes in the regional
Provide adequate coverage to sports and games.
Cater to the special needs of the youth.
Promote social justice, national consciousness, national integration, communal
harmony, and the upliftment of women.
Pay special attention to the fields of education, and spread of literacy, agriculture,
rural development, environment, health and family welfare and science and
Provide a comprehensive TV coverage through the use of appropriate technology.
Undertake at regular intervals auditions for classical dance forms.
Ensure that the programmes telecast on its channels are in full compliance of the
AIR/Doordarshan programme and advertisement code.
Place basic data about its network, Acts and guidelines, list of
commissioned/sponsored programmes, defaulting agencies, and tender notices in
the public domain through its website www.ddindia.gov.in