Kashmir Times

DD, AIR to provide full coverage of Tokyo olympics

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NEW DELHI, Jul 21: The Government-owned Prasar Bharati has tied up for full coverage of the Tokyo Olympics through its networks of Doordarshan, All India Radio (AIR) and dedicated DD sports channel, starting with the opening ceremony on Friday from 4.30 to 7.30 PM.

The megao coverage and detailed timings were announced on Wednesday. DD sports will provide live broadcast daily from 5 AM to 7 PM and also provide India at Tokyo at 8.30 PM, Olympics highlights at 9 pm and Olympics state zone at 9.30 PM. The AIR kicks off the coverage with a curtain raiser on Thursday from 10.30 PM and it will provide commentary of select hockey and badminton matches.

Around 11,000 athletes from 206 countries are expected to participate.

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