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I&B Ministry declares first list of 70 FM Radio Phase II bidders

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I&B Ministry declares first list of 70 FM Radio Phase II bidders

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Monday declared the first list of 70 applicant companies who have qualified for submitting financial bids for the second phase of FM Radio.

“The financial bids would be obtained and opened in January-February 2006 as per the schedule already notified in the tender document. The applicant companies are also being informed individually,” the Ministry said.

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting had invited pre-qualification bids for 338 FM stations in 91 cities for Phase II expansion of FM Radio Broadcasting Services on September 21, 2005. The deadline ended on November 11, 2005.


S. No.
Name of the Company
S. No.
Name of the Company
1 M/s Malayalam Communication Ltd. 38 M/s Malar Publications Pvt. Ltd.
2 M/s Raj Television Network Ltd. 39 M/s Shaf Broadcast Pvt. Ltd.
3 M/s Creamline Dairy Products Ltd. 40 M/s Devyani Enterprises Pvt. Ltd.
4 M/s Gwalior Farms Pvt. Ltd. 41 M/s BAG Infotainment Private Limited.
5 M/s Swar Sudha Cassettes Industries Pvt. Ltd. 42 M/s Rajasthan Patrika Private Limited
6 M/s PCR Warehousing Ltd. 43 M/s Plasmix (P) Ltd.
7 M/s Neutral Publishing House Ltd. 44 M/s Radio Today Broadcasting Pvt. Ltd.
8 M/s Tarun Bharat Multigraphics Pvt. Ltd. 45 M/s PGH International Pvt. Ltd.
9 M/s Eastern Media Limited 46 M/s Life Style Impex (P) Ltd.
10 M/s Indogo Mass Communications 47 M/s Associated Broadcasting Co. Pvt. Ltd.
11 M/s Arya Communications & Electronics Services Pvt. Ltd. 48 M/s Lewis Natural Food Ltd.
12 M/s Pan India Network Infravest Pvt. Ltd. 49 M/s Sambhaav Media Ltd.
13 M/s Charhdikala Publications Private Limited 50 M/s ITM Software and Entertainment Pvt. Ltd.
14 M/s Noble Broadcasting Corporation Pvt. Ltd. 51 M/s Seaward Exports Pvt. Ltd.
15 M/s CMR Agro & Broadcasting Services Pvt. Ltd. 52 M/s PCM Cement Concrete Pvt. Ltd.
16 M/s Purvy Broadcast Pvt. Ltd. 53 M/s Endeavour Industries Ltd.
17 M/s Oral Metronet Limited 54 M/s Agniban Publications Ltd.
18 M/s HT Music and Entertainment Co. Pvt. Ltd. 55 M/s Muthoot Finance Pvt. Ltd.
19 M/s Ananda Offset Private Limited 56 M/s Delhi Press Patra Prakashan Pte. Ltd.
20 M/s Adlabs Films Ltd. 57 M/s The Malayala Manorama Co. Ltd.
21 M/s Pudhari Publications Private Limited 58 M/s Rai Bahadur Kishor Chand & Sons (Prop) Pvt. Ltd.
22 M/s The Mathrubhumi Printing & Publishing Co. Ltd. 59 M/s Commercial Drug House (I) Pvt. Ltd.
23 M/s Sanmarg Pvt. Ltd. 60 M/s Entertainment Network (India) Ltd.
24 M/s Sri Adhikari Brothers Media Limited 61 M/s Jamkash Vehicleades Pvt. Ltd.
25 M/s Sri Adhikari Brothers Films Division Ltd. 62 M/s Chinar Circuits Ltd.
26 M/s Kal Radio Pvt. Ltd. 63 M/s Positiv Radio Pvt. Ltd.
27 M/s South Asia FM Pvt. Ltd. 64 M/s Writers and Publishers Ltd.
28 M/s Adi Shakti Enterprises Pvt. Ltd. 65 M/s Bhaskar Denim Ltd.
29 M/s Century Communication Ltd. 66 M/s Synergy Media Entertainment Ltd.
30 M/s Rajasthan Telematics Ltd. 67 M/s Hitkarini Prakashan Ltd.
31 M/s Shri Puran Multimedia Ltd. 68 M/s Subhamangal Traders Pvt. Ltd.
32 M/s Santa Ltd. 69 M/s Avanti Media Pvt. Ltd.
33 M/s Sapad Holdings Limited 70 M/s Syntech Informatics Pvt. Ltd.
34 M/s Rancka Fincom Private Ltd.    
35 M/s Jay Bee Energy Pvt. Ltd.    
36 M/s Ushodaya Enterprises Ltd.    
37 M/s Asianet Communications Ltd.    


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