Radio Lumbini is the first cooperative radio station in Lumbini, Nepal. It was founded on 10th February 2000 in South Asia, owned by Lumbini Information and Communication Cooperative Ltd. It is funded by local initiatives like lawyers, business people, industrialists, educationists, teachers, and journalists.
The station’s primary priorities are to provide programs that consist of the right knowledge and information, education, and entertainment. It also works hard to bring change socially and economically and try to become the voice of women.
Radio Lumbini 96.8 FM is the radio that situated outside Kathmandu Valley. It covers the areas of Rupandehi, Nawalparasi, and Kapilvastu, some parts of Kapilvastu, Palpa, Arghakhanchi, and Gulmi districts.
This channel is basically for rural, urban, and suburban communities. Its program’s content based on information, education, recreational, religion, and related to cultural values. It also includes content about national and international incidents, science, and technology.
The main shows of the channel are जिवन विज्ञान, हालखबर, सांझाखबर, आजको सन्र्दभ, गाउँ शहरमा आज, विविसि विहानीपख, गीतहरु, भोजपुरी हालखबर, लोगगीत10, चलचित्रका गीत, नेपाल खबर, भोजपुरी गीत, देउराली, लोकगीत, and रोपेगुनाफल रेडियो नाटक,
Famous Hosts of Radio Lumbini 96.8 FM:
The most famous and notable presenters of the station are Laxmi Pandey, Tikaram Ghimire, Pabitra Chaudhari, Bindu Bhattarai, Hikmat Chaudhary, Laxman Poudel, Diwakar Panthee, Prakash Gautam, and Krishna KC.
Address: Tilottama Municipality, Ward no. 5, Manigram, Rupandehi, Nepal
Contact Number: 071-561003 / 071-562014
Official Website: http://www.radiolumbini.org/