Two wonderful stories about how the Jamia community radio station in Delhi contributed to keeping peace in Jamia Nagar where the recent shootout took place. Run by MCRC Jamia Millia Islamia University, the CR station helped broadcast information about what was happening in the neighbourhood, and quelled rumours that may have sparked off incidents of violence. You can read the RadioandMusic story hereand The Times of India story here.

First published on September 21, 2008