Chandigarh, December 4- Union Information and Broadcasting Minister, Sh. Anurag Thakur said that many TV channels are being made available free of cost through Prasar Bharti's DTH run by the Central Government to educate, entertain and provide information about the glorious history of India to the people.

The Union Minister said this while interacting with media persons after inspecting the Doordarshan Kendra set up in Hisar. He directed the concerned officials to maintain the cleanliness of the Doordarshan Kendra and to ensure the auctioning of damaged items. He said that by commencing such campaign, the cleanliness of Doordarshan Kendras will be maintained and the government will also get revenue from the auctioning of damaged items.

Union Minister, Sh. Anurag Thakur also inspected the studio, camera unit, library, transmitter hall and canteen ser up in Doordarshan Kendra during the inspection tour. He also directed the officials to prepare and send a detailed report including the programmes aired and viewers of the programmes during the last one year through the Doordarshan Kendra. Many officers of the district administration and officials of Doordarshan Kendra were present on the occasion.