Tamil Nadu to start Amma health radio service
The health department of Tamil Nadu plans to spread public health awareness messages and rules to be followed in emergency situations and disasters through the Amma health radio service.
The programmes at Amma health radio service will be mostly in Tamil and will use humour to encourage families to follow healthy living habits.
Some programmes such as interviews with experts and doctors will be offered in English and Tamil.
There will be programmes which will also feature famous people such as people from the sports, film and television who will talk about different health problems. They will also offer tips on diet, exercise and overcoming health issues.
The Amma health radio service aims to reach to as many people as possible at a very low cost.