New Delhi, Apr 12 (PTI) The All India Radio (AIR) will broadcast special programmes on its domestic and external network to mark the 70th anniversary of Indo-Russia diplomatic relationship.

“A series of programmes highlighting the various facets of the relationship between the two countries shall be touched upon in these specially devised programmes,” the AIR said in a release.

As part of this, external services division of AIR in collaboration with Radio Sputnik, Moscow will broadcast a live programme tomorrow.

The programme titled ’70 years of India Russia Diplomatic Relationship, a look in retrospect and prospect’ tomorrow will see participation from experts in the Indo-Russian affairs through a live satellite phone connection between New Delhi and Moscow.

The broadcast will be available on FM Rainbow network on AIR and also live streamed on

The India-Russia diplomatic treaty was signed on April 13, 1947.

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