Doordarshan: 50 Golden years of Television Broadcasting

Doordarshan, the public broadcaster completed its 50th year of existance on Tuesday.15 September, 1959 was the first day when the transmission of television programme begian in India at a make shift studio in the All India Radio building. Pramita Puri was the first announcer who started the programme with “shehnai recital' of Ustaad Bismillah Khan. The programme was transmitted in a radius of 25 kilometers with a small transmitters. From Black& White to becoming colour in 1982 to digital telecast in 2004, the public broadcaster has grown with tune of time.

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Doordarshan Signature Montage & Vande Mataram Song [Good Quality]

Old Doordarshan Educational Documentary - Definitely takes you to Childhood

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Nostalgic 80s n early 90s Doordarshan - 2

Old Classic Indian Ad of Dabur Hajmola

Mile Sur Mera Tumhara [High Quality]

Lijjat Papad Commercial

Washing powder Nirma

Ek Anek Hindi Commercial/Ad from old times - Doordarshan -DD

Karamchand Title Song 1985 - Old Doordarshan Serial

Street Hawk Doordarshan

DD's comedy show - Doordarshan

Giant Robot

Star Trek

CHUNAUTI 1987 title track 80s Old Doordarshan

Vikram Aur Betaal