Dilip Kumar Jha
Member of the Nomination Jury,
7th NSFFI-2017

Shri Dilip Kumar Jha is In-charge of Science Section of All India Radio (AIR), Delhi and has been producing science magazine programmes including Vigyan Patrika which is broadcast on every Saturday, Dharti Akash (based on environment, pollution, climate change, biodiversity, water conservation, etc.) broadcast on every alternate Thursday, Phone-in programmes on the science subjects of public interest.
Shri Jha interviewed many eminent personalities working in the field of biodiversity and water conservation (Late Shri Anupam Mishra, well known Environmentalist; Shri Rajendra Singh, the Waterman Of India; Prof. Yashpal etc.) and policy makers & top authorities of various ministries and departments including Science and Technology and Earth Sciences, Biotechnology, CSIR,IMD,IFGE, CSE, etc.
Produced many radio reports on International and National Science Festivals and conferences e.g. IISF 2015 & 2016, Global Conference on Biotechnology, National Meet on Space Technology, Disaster Management etc. With the experience of 23 years Shri Jha has recorded Indian Presidents, Governors and Prime Ministers on various important occasions.
Covered nearly 500 press conferences and seminars on various science themes and made radio reports on them which were broadcast on FM RAINBOW, FM GOLD, Indraprasth and Rajdhani channels of All India Radio, Delhi. Covered almost all Parliament Sessions from March 1994 to December 2016 for AIR. Experienced of over 100 Ceremonial reception assignments in the forecourt of Rastrapati Bhavan and in Vigyan Bhawan in Delhi.
Produced many science serials in the format of docudrama e.g. Magic of Numbers (on mathematical knowledge), Atom to Stars (on 100 years of Atomic model), Lest We Lose (on managing and understanding Disasters) etc.