Lotus FM (formerly, Radio Lotus) is the national Indian radio station based in Durban, South Africa. Broadcasting is in English, however, the station provides entertainment language programs that teach listeners to speak their native language - Hindi, Urdu, Tamil, Telugu and Gujarati. Its line up includes news, current events, interviews, entertainment and competitions, as well as a mix of Indian music. Podcasts and a live stream option are also available on its website.

Slogan: "Share the Experience"

Languges: English, Hindi.

Formats: Adult contemporary, Bollywood.

Genres: Pop.

First air date: 1983

Owner, CEO: SABC


Frequencies

Lotus FM broadcasts in the following cities on FM, AM or Online:

  • Durban 87.7
  • Durban North 89.4
  • Glencoe 90
  • Johannesburg 106.8
  • Ladysmith 87.9
  • Pietermaritzburg 88.3
  • Port Elizabeth 98.3
  • Port Shepstone 88.2
  • Sunnyside 100.6
  • The Bluff 88.9
  • Tygerberg 97.8

Lotus FM schedule

Time
Shows and Presenters
15:00
The Official Drive with Lloyd Paul and Maya Jagjivan Kalicharan
19:00
Walk the Talk with Neelofar Sayed
20:00
The Night Cafe with Deshen Naidu
00:00
Press Play
12:00
The Lunch Break with Varshan Sookhun and Pravina Maharaj
6:00
Newsbreak
7:00
Breakfast Xpress with O Neil Nair, Shaastra Nagesar and Yashika Ramautar
10:00
Life and Style with Zakia Ahmed and Pravina Maharaj
3:00
Morning Inspiration
18:00
Sungeeta Nilayamu with Vijayluxmi Balakisten

Contacts

Lotus FM reviews