A Young Kashmiri Radio Broadcaster, RJ Umar Nisar, who is Bollywood acclaimed, a TEDx Speaker, Multiple time UNICEF Awardee and a brilliant Radio Jockey who also goes by the name – Radio boy of India.
Team TRK unveils Umar’s story , spanning half a decade in the Radio Industry, today on National Radio Day.
Umar Nisar, popularly known as RJ Umar Nisar, is not just a radio jockey but also an actor, filmmaker and TEDx Speaker based in Jammu and Kashmir, India . He has graced the same stage where Bollywood’s King Khan himself has stood. Yes King khan Shah Rukh was the first Bollywood actor to speak at Ted Talks and Umar Nisar, when he was much younger, became the first Kashmiri teenager to speak at TEDx talks. He’s also Podcasting globally with “Mashq Talks Podcast” and Hosts morning prime-time show on Radio Raabta 90.8 FM. Umar predominantly works in Hindi-language television shows, films, television commercials, webseries and music videos.
Earlier this year, Umar has been awarded the ’Best Content Award’ and the Immunization Champion award by United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) at the annual Radio4Child 2022 Awards in Mumbai, Maharashtra. The award was presented by multi-Grammy Award-winning music composer, environmentalist, and UNICEF celebrity supporter Ricky Kej, OIC UNICEF, Dr Zafrin Chowdhury, chief of communications and advocacy and partnerships, UNICEF India.
Umar is also quite the philanthropist- actively helping young and budding radio aspirants.
Based in a small hamlet, He has done shows on many global issues like coronavirus pandemic, mensuration, mental health, climate change, immunisation awareness. He has received global recognisation and acclaim for the work he has done.
Umar had also shared the creative space with big Names like; Neelash Misra, Kabir Khan, Raj Acharya and others.
On National Radio Day, Team TRK wishes Umar Nisar to shine brighter in years to come as he continues to carve a niche for Kashmiri Radio talent in the world.