All India Radio, Cuttack was established in the year 1948.
It is one of the first groups of stations started after independence.
It went on air in the evening of 28th January, 1948.
Initially it started with only 1 KW MW transmitter located in Killa Fort area at Cuttack.
The station had its Office and Studio Complex shifted to the present permanent location on Dr. Prana Krushna Parija Marg (Cantonment Road), Cuttack.