DMC Itarsi (Doordarshan Maintenance Centre Itarsi)


Doordarshan Maintenance Centre Itarsi

dd logo  Doordarshan Network in India is divided into 5 zones. North, South, East, West & North East Zones.  The DMC Itarsi in The West Zone looks after the installation, maintenance & ensuring proper operation of 08 Low Power Transmitters and   02 very Low Power Transmitters.      




Head of the Office


Shri. K. N. Sasi IBES

      ASSISTANT DIRECTOR (Engineering)
          DIRECTOR (
           ITARSI – 461111 (M.P.)

        07572-241357 Mob. 






  Doordarshan (Hindi:दूरदर्शन ) is an Indian public service broadcaster, a division of Prasar Bharati. It is one of the largest broadcasting organizations in India in terms of the infrastructure of studios and transmitters. Recently, it has also started Digital Terrestrial Transmitters. On September 15, 2009, Doordarshan celebrated its 50th anniversary. The DD provides television, radio, online and mobile services throughout metropolitan and regional India, as well as overseas through the Indian Network and Radio India. .

Sr No LPT'S Under DMC : Distance from MC (Km) : 6 Figure Coordinate : HMSL
Latitude Longitude
1 BETUL 110 KM 21:54:37 77:54:29 651 Mtrs.
2 CHINDWARA 265 KM 22:04:23 78:58:34 700 Mtrs.
3 HARDA 100 KM 22:20:49 77:05:49 290 Mtrs.
4 ITARSI 6 KM 22:36:00 77:46:31 326 Mtrs.
5 PACHMARHI 160 KM 22:27:42 78:25:18 1120 Mtrs.
6 PIPARIYA 100 KM 22:45:08 78:21:19 333 Mtrs.
7 MULTAI 160 KM 21:47:03 78:16:27 788 Mtrs.
8 BAREILY 155 KM 23:00:08 78:13:51 318 Mtrs.
Sr.No VLPT'S Under DMC : Distance from MC (Km) : 6 Figure Coordinate : HMSL
Latitude Longitude
1 BUDHNI[V] 35 KM 21:48:00 77:73:00 306.80 Mtrs.
2 PARASIA[V] 230 KM 22:11:20 78:43:57 810Mtrs.

Itarsi Town, situated in Madhya Pradesh, is famous for the Bori Wildlife Sanctuary. The Bori Reserve Forest, is a part of this sanctuary and is home to animals like the leopard, muntjac deer, tiger and rhesus macaque. Another popular attraction of the town, is the Tawa Reservoir, which provides water for irrigation of the local agricultural regions.

Transmitter Details


Date of Commissioning

Date of Replacement

Make Model Power Band
1 BETUL WML MUV -150 500W IV 11.03.1989  10.07.2009  27
2 BUDHNI[V] GCEL 126 10W III 08.11.1995   8
3 CHINDWARA WML MUV-150 500W IV 19.03.1989   17.07.2009 27
4 HARDA WML, MUV-150 500W IV 04.11.1989  01.12.2005  22
5 ITARSI GCEL 121-1 100W III 31.10.1989   10
6 PANCHMARHI GCEL 121-1 100W III 10.01.1989   8
7 PARASIA[V] GCEL 126 10W III 26.10.1994   5
8 PIPARIYA BEL MVV-137 100W III 22.09.1998.   11
9 MULTAI BEL MVV-137 100W III 31.03.2000   10
10 BAREILY GCEL 121-3 100W III 07.09.2003   9

 DMC Staff List                                          Launching of DMC Itarsi Website

How to reach Itarsi

The town is situated at a distance of 90 kilometers from the city of Bhopal and hence it is easily accessible from here. One can reach Itarsi using trains, buses and taxis.

Itarsi By Air 

The nearest major airport is situated in the city of Bhopal and this is a reasonably well connected place. It has frequent connections from cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Raipur and Ahmadabad. Three main operators offer services from these cities to the airport. Taxis are available at the airport and they charger around Rs 1000 for the trip. The drive time from Bhopal to Itarsi is less than 1.5 hours.

Airports near Itarsi Type Aerial Distance
Raja Bhoj Airport, Bhopal (BHO) Domestic 89 km
Devi Ahilyabai Holkar International Airport, Indore (IDR) International 218 km
Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Hyderabad (HYD) International 604 km
Lohegaon Airport, Pune (PNQ) Domestic 620 km

Itarsi By Train

The town of Itarsi has a well connected railway station and trains are the easiest mode of transport to the place. One can reach the town from places such as New Delhi, Agra, Chennai, Jammu and Bareilly. Trains are affordable and extremely comfortable as well. Second class ticket rates from Delhi to Itarsi cost around Rs 330. Auto rickshaws are available from the station to the town.
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