China Radio International and Radio Pakistan has launched Dosti Channel FM-98 at Broadcasting House in Lahore. The launch ceremony was attended by the Chinese Consul General in Lahore, Long Dingbin, the Director General Radio Pakistan Sheraz Latif, Director News & Current Affairs Javed Khan Jadoon, Director Programme Fayyaz Baloch and others. Chinese officials were also a part of the event.
The Chinese Consul General said that Dosti channel is a milestone in the Pakistan China friendship. CPEC (China Pakistan Economic Corridor) has started a new era of strong bilateral relations, he noted.
Sheraz Latif , the Director General Radio Pakistan, also spoke on the occasion. He said that Pakistan and China enjoy great bilateral relations in various fields and this radio channel will strengthen multifaceted bilateral ties even more.
China Radio International and Radio Pakistan are now considering launching a dedicated CPEC radio channel that would boost coverage from Kashghar to Gwadar even more.