Radio Stations in Bangladesh

ON THIS PAGE: Radio stations, frequencies and contact details for Bangladesh.

ABC Radio

Ayena Broadcasting Corporation
2nd Floor, Dhaka Trade Centre
99, Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue
Karwanbazar
Dhaka-1215
Tel: +880 2 8189307-10
Fax: +880 2 9128141

Asian Radio FM

Ka-34 Chowdhury Bari
South Badda
Gulshan
Dhaka-1212
Tel: +880 2 9854475

Bangladesh Betar

121 Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue
Dhaka-1000
Tel: +880 2 8615294
Fax: +880 2 86120

City FM

14Fl, Hasan Holdings Building
New Eskaton Road
Banglamotor
Dhaka-1000
Tel: +880 2 9341828

Colours FM

67/4 Pioneer Road
Kakrail
Dhaka-1000

Dhaka FM

15th Floor, Navana Tower
45, Gulshan South, Circle-1
Dhaka-1212
Tel: +880 2 8811720-1
Fax: +880 2 881172

People's Radio

41, Samsuddin Mashon
Gulshan-2
Dhaka-1212
Tel: +880 2 9890952-3
Fax: +880 2 9570757

Radio Aamar

Uniwave Broadcasting Company Limited
12th Floor, Silver Building
52 Gulshan Avenue
Gulshan-1
Dhaka-1212
Tel: +880 2 9886800
Fax: +880 2 9888641

Radio Foorti

8th Floor, Landmark Building
12-14 Gulshan North C/A
Gulshan-2
Dhaka-1212
Tel: +880 2 8835747-8
Fax: +880 2 8127901

Radio Bhumi

40 Shahid Tajuddin Ahmed Sarani
Tejgaon
Dhaka-1208

Radio Shadhin

Asiatic Centre
House 63, Road 7B, Block H
Banani
Dhaka-1213

Radio Today

Radio Broadcasting FM (Bangladesh) Co. Ltd.
19th Floor, Awal Centre
34 Kamal Ataturk Avenue
Banani
Dhaka-1213
Tel: +880 2 9820370-4
Fax: +880 2 9821486

List of Bangladesh radio stations by location and frequency

Station Frequency (Mediumwave in kHz, FM in MHz) Transmitter power (kW) Hours Notes
Amtoli
Krishi Radio (Agricultural Information Service, Ministry of Agriculture)
98.8 MHz
0300-0500, 0900-1100
Amtoli Upazilla Complex
Amtoli
Barguna District
Barisal Division
Bandorban, Chittagong Division
Bangladesh Betar
1431 kHz
10 kW
0530-1030
Bangladesh Betar
104.0 MHz
10 kW
0530-1030
Barguna
Loko Betar (Mass-Line Media Centre, MMC)
99.2 MHz
Sadar Road
West Barguna
Barguna
Barisal Division
Tel: +880 448 51263
Barisal
Bangladesh Betar
1287 kHz
10 kW
0445-1115
Radio Foorti
88.0 MHz
24h
Radio Today
89.6 MHz
Bangladesh Betar
105.0 MHz
10 kW
0030-0200, 0445-1115, 1330-1700
Relays BBC World Service in Bengali 0030-0100, 0130-0200, 1330-1400, 1630-1700.
Bogra
Bangladesh Betar
846 kHz
100 kW
0030-0400, 0600-1710
Relays Rajshahi 1080 kHz.
Transmitter location: Kahalu.
Radio Today
89.6 MHz
Radio Mukti (Community Radio, Landless Distressed Rehabilitation Organisation LDRO)
99.2 MHz
305/1, 1st Floor, Jerin Tower
Rahman Nagar
Sherpur Road
Sutrapur
Bogra
Rajshahi Division
Tel: +880 51 64308
Chapai Nawabganj
Radio Mahananda (Community Radio, Proyas Manokik Unnayan Society)
98.8 MHz
Belepukur
Chapai Nawabganj
Rajshahi Division
Chilmari
Radio Chilmari (Community Radio, RDRS Bangladesh)
99.2 MHz
Chilmari
Kurigram District
Rajshahi Division
Tel: +880 582 456333
Chittagong
Bangladesh Betar
873 kHz
100 kW
0030-0400, 0600-1710
Transmitter location: Kalurghat.
Radio Foorti
88.0 MHz
24h
Bangladesh Betar
88.8 MHz
10 kW
0000-0400, 1145-1710
Tel: +880 81 6995
Relays BBC World Service in Bengali 0030-0100, 0130-0200, 1330-1400, 1630-1700.
Relays NHK World (Radio Japan) 1500-1545.
ABC Radio
89.2 MHz
24h
Radio Today
89.6 MHz
Bangladesh Betar
90.0 MHz
10 kW
0000-1800
Relays China Radio International (CRI) 1300-1400.
Dhaka FM
90.4 MHz
24h
Bangladesh Betar
105.4 MHz
5 kW
0030-0400, 1300-1710
Comilla
Bangladesh Betar
1413 kHz
10 kW
1000-1710
Tel: +880 81 6995
Bangladesh Betar
101.2 MHz
2 kW
1500-1545
Relays NHK World (Radio Japan)
Bangladesh Betar
103.6 MHz
10 kW
0030-0400, 1100-1710
Tel: +880 81 6995
Relays BBC World Service in Bengali 0030-0100, 0130-0200, 1330-1400, 1630-1700.
Cox's Bazar [Cox's Bazaar, Coxbazar]
Bangladesh Betar
1314 kHz
10 kW
0545-1045
Radio Foorti
88.0 MHz
24h
ABC Radio
89.2 MHz
24h
Radio Today
89.6 MHz
Dhaka FM
90.4 MHz
24h
Bangladesh Betar
100.8 MHz
10 kW
0030-0200, 0645-1045, 1330-1700
Relays BBC World Service in Bengali 0030-0100, 0130-0200, 1330-1400, 1630-1700.
Dhaka
Bangladesh Betar
630 kHz
100 kW
0000-0145, 0300-1710, 1800-2100
Dhaka-B (Transmitter location: Shavar [Savar])
Bangladesh Betar
693 kHz
1000 kW
0030-0610, 0830-1730
Dhaka-A (Transmitter location: Dhamrai)
Bangladesh Betar
1170 kHz
20 kW
0900-1100
Dhaka-C
Bangladesh Betar
4750 kHz
100 kW
0600-1715
Dhaka-A (Transmitter location: Shavar).
Radio Foorti
88.0 MHz
24h
Radio Aamar
88.4 MHz
24h
Bangladesh Betar
88.8 MHz
10 kW
0100-1400
Traffic Channel
ABC Radio
89.2 MHz
24h
Radio Today
89.6 MHz
Bangladesh Betar
90.0 MHz
10 kW
0100-0400
Dhaka FM
90.4 MHz
10 kW
24h
Asian Radio FM
90.8 MHz
24h
People's Radio
91.6 MHz
Radio Shadhin
92.4 MHz
Radio Bhumi
92.8 MHz
24h
City FM
96.0 MHz
5 kW
24h
Bangladesh Betar
97.6 MHz
5 kW
0030-0600, 0800-1730
Transmitter location: Kallyanpur.
Bangladesh Betar
100.0 MHz
3 kW
0000-0600, 0700-0900, 1100-1700
Relays BBC World Service in Bengali (0030-0100, 0130-0200, 1330-1400, 1630-1700) and English (0000-0030, 0100-0130, 0200-0600, 1100-1330, 1400-1630.
Colours FM
101.6 MHz
24h
Bangladesh Betar
102.0 MHz
10 kW
0000-1830
Relays China Radio International (CRI) 1300-1400.
Bangladesh Betar
103.2 MHz
5 kW
1330-1600
Home Service.
Bangladesh Betar
104.0 MHz
10 kW
1500-1545
Relays NHK World (Radio Japan)
Bangladesh Betar
106.0 MHz
10 kW
0300-0600, 1200-1730
Jhenaida
Radio Jhenuk (Srizoni Bangladesh)
99.2 MHz
111 Pabahati Road
Pabahati
Jhenaida
Khulna Division
Tel: +880 451 63344
Khulna
Bangladesh Betar
558 kHz
100 kW
0030-0400, 0600-1710
Tel: +880 41 761774
Transmitter location: Nowapara (Jessore).
Radio Foorti
88.0 MHz
24h
Bangladesh Betar
88.8 MHz
10 kW
0030-0400, 1300-1710
Tel: +880 41 761774
Relays BBC World Service in Bengali 0030-0100, 0130-0200, 1330-1400, 1630-1700.
Relays NHK World (Radio Japan) 1500-1545.
Radio Today
89.6 MHz
Bangladesh Betar
90.0 MHz
5 kW
0600-0700
Tel: +880 41 761774
Dhaka FM
90.4 MHz
24h
Bangladesh Betar
102.0 MHz
1 kW
0030-0400, 1300-1710
Tel: +880 41 761774
Koyra
Radio Sundarban (Broadcasting Authority for Sundarban Integrated Area - Broadcasting ASIA, Andvanced Welfare Foundation)
98.8 MHz
0300-0530, 1000-1300
Amadi Bazar
Koyra
Khulna District
Khulna Division
Moulvibazar [Moulavi Bazar]
Radio Pallikantho (Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee, BRAC)
99.2 MHz
Mathar Kapon
Chandnighat
Moulvibazar
Sylhet Division
Munshiganj
Radio Bikrampur (Environment Council Bangladesh, EC Bangladesh)
99.2 MHz
Shanti Kutir
House 290, Ward 4
Shahjahan Baghar Bari
East Dewbhogh
Munshiganj
Dhaka Division
Mymensingh
Radio Foorti
88.0 MHz
24h
Radio Today
89.6 MHz
Nalta
Radio Nalta (Nalta Hospital and Community Health Foundation)
99.2 MHz
0200-0500, 0800-1300
2nd Floor, Nalta Hospital Bhavan
Nalta
Kaliganj Upazilla
Satkhira District
Khulna Division
Naogaon
Barendro Radio (Community Radio, Naogaon Human Rights Development Organisation NHRDA)
98.8 MHz
Ukilpara
Naogaon-6500
Rajshahi Division
Nowapara
Bangladesh Betar
100.8 MHz
10 kW
0000-0400, 1030-1715
Transmitter location: Nowapara (Jessore).
Rajshahi
Bangladesh Betar
1080 kHz
10 kW
0030-0400, 0600-1710
See also Bogra, mediumwave relay on 846 kHz.
Radio Foorti
88.0 MHz
24h
Bangladesh Betar
88.8 MHz
10 kW
0030-0400, 1300-1710
Relays BBC World Service in Bengali 0030-0100, 0130-0200, 1330-1400, 1630-1700.
Relays NHK World (Radio Japan) 1500-1545.
Bangladesh Betar
90.0 MHz
5 kW
0400-0500
Dhaka FM
90.4 MHz
24h
Bangladesh Betar
104.0 MHz
5 kW
0030-0400, 1300-1710
Bangladesh Betar
105.0 MHz
1 kW
0030-0400, 1300-1710
Rangamati
Bangladesh Betar
1161 kHz
10 kW
0530-1030
Tel: +880 521 3647
Bangladesh Betar
103.2 MHz
5 kW
0530-1030
Tel: +880 521 3647
Rangpur
Bangladesh Betar
1053 kHz
10 kW
0030-0400, 0800-1710
Bangladesh Betar
88.8 MHz
10 kW
0030-0400, 0800-1710
Relays BBC World Service in Bengali 0030-0100, 0130-0200, 1330-1400, 1630-1700.
Bangladesh Betar
90.0 MHz
5 kW
Bangladesh Betar
105.4 MHz
1 kW
1110-1235, 1500-1545
Relays NHK World (Radio Japan) 1500-1545.
Raninagar
Radio Padma (Community Radio, Centre for Communication and Development CCD Bangladesh)
99.2 MHz
Raninagar-6204
Naogaon District
Rajshahi Division
Sitakunda
Radio Sagar Giri (Youth Power in Social Action, YPSA)
99.2 MHz
0600-1100
YPSA Human Resource Development Centre
College Road
Sitakunda
Chittagong Division
Tel: +880 3028 56242
Sylhet
Bangladesh Betar
963 kHz
20 kW
0030-0400, 0800-1710
Radio Foorti
88.0 MHz
24h
Bangladesh Betar
88.8 MHz
10 kW
0030-0400, 1000-1710
Relays BBC World Service in Bengali 0030-0100, 0130-0200, 1330-1400, 1630-1700.
Radio Today
89.6 MHz
Bangladesh Betar
90.0 MHz
5 kW
1330-1700
Dhaka FM
90.4 MHz
24h
Bangladesh Betar
105.0 MHz
1 kW
1100-1710
Relays NHK World (Radio Japan) 1500-1545.
Teknaf
Radio Naf (Allicance for Cooperation and Legal Aid Bangladesh, ACLAB)
99.2 MHz
0200-0400, 1100-1300
Nurmahal
Puratan Pallanpara
Teknaf
Cox's Bazar District
Chittagong Division
Thakurgaon
Bangladesh Betar
999 kHz
10 kW
0950-1710
Bangladesh Betar
92.0 MHz
5 kW
0030-0200, 1330-1700
Relays BBC World Service in Bengali 0030-0100, 0130-0200, 1330-1400, 1630-1700.

Bangladesh Betar External Service

Shortwave transmitting facilities:

  • Khabairpur 2x250 kW

(only one transmitter for the External Service is active at present)

External service schedule by language and target area

Times (UTC) Target Area Shortwave Frequency (kHz)
Arabic
1600-1630
Middle East
7250 kHz
Bengali (Bangla)
1630-1730
Middle East
7250 kHz
1915-2000
Europe
13580 kHz
English
1230-1300
South & Southeast Asia
15105 kHz
1745-1815
Europe
13580 kHz
1815-1900
Europe
13580 kHz
Hindi
1515-1545
South Asia
15505 kHz
Nepalese (Nepali)
1315-1345
South Asia
9455 kHz
Urdu
1400-1430
South Asia
15505 kHz