Others might condemn #Azamgarh as a hub of terror, for us it is home.” From the deep interiors of #UttarPradesh, a heart-warming story of empowerment and finding one’s voice. Women and community radio for world peace.
14 kms from Azamgarh in Uttar Pradesh, in an inter-college in village Anjan Shaheed is the centre of one of the most powerful community dialogues. Established in 2011, Voice of Azamgarh 90.8 MHz is the only community radio channel in Azamgarh. All the radio jockeys are women who broke out from tradition and patriarchy to make their voice heard.
All through the pandemic, Voice of Azamgarh has been a powerful agent of community health by encouraging people to stay indoors, wear masks and get vaccinated.