(Salesian College Sonada, Kolkata) – Salesian News Asia Pacific, which started as a podcast during the first wave of Covid-19 on May 24, 2020, has launched its first YouTube version on September 19, 2021, marking its 70th uninterrupted episode. The launch of the YouTube version of the podcast took place during the Calcutta Salesian Provincial Team Visit – Provincial, Vice Provincial and Economer, at Salesian College Siliguri residence on Sunday, September 19, 2021.
The podcast produced for Boscom South Asia by Radio Salesian 90.8FM – The Voice of the Hills – was established in 2016 at Salesian College Sonada in Darjeeling.
Christened ”Sunday Salesian News,” the YouTube version of the Salesian News podcast covers Salesian family news summaries of South Asia and East Asia Oceania regions.
A 30 plus reporters cover the news from 26 Salesian provinces spread out in 29 countries of the two regions.
Father CM Paul does the podcast script, and Radio Journalist Bryan Kerr of Radio Salesian hosts the show. The video version is prepared by the program director of Salesian TV, Mr Bruno Thapa, in Darjeeling
Source: Don Bosco India