Image FM 97.9

Image FM 97.9 is a multi-platform FM radio station of Nepal which was initially recognized as KATH 97.9. This FM radio station of Nepal runs under the Image Group of Comapanies. Image Group of Companies is one of the leading media house to establish the very first private television channel, the Image Channel in Nepal. Currently it also runs one of the top online news portal of Nepal ImageKhabar with which they share breaking news on subjects including current affairs, politics, sports, business, fashion, film, entertainment and more.

Moving on to our Image FM 97.9 we are proud to boast that among all other FM radio station in Nepal, the one that is able to win the heart of large number of audience is Image FM 97.9. Image FM 97.9 was established on 7 January 1999 (23 Poush 2055 BS) and was known as KATH FM that was limited to Kathmandu audiences. Today popularly recognized as Image FM it extends its transmission to a large audience and covers 75% of major cities of Nepal such as Kathmandu, Bhedetar, Pokhara, Narayanghat, Butwal, Bhairahawa, Birgunj and Nepalgunj. Since its conception Image FM has become a house hold name boasting 24 hour radio.

With “Music of your Life” as the motto of the station, it takes pride in offering programs with good assortment of songs from many genres and languages ranging from English, Nepali to Hindi. It also takes pride in the array of talented radio presenters from a varied background with each contributing to the essence of diversity in Image FM. Image FM also prides itself on a good team of researchers and producers who are always on their toes to keep the audiences updated with current happenings and burning news from across the world.

Undoubtedly, Image FM is one of the most popular radio station in Nepal much liked by the listeners for its vast selection of programs such as — the admired talk show ‘Aaja ko Sandharva’, Shubha Din, listener’s personal stories program ‘Mero Katha’, oldest English show ‘Bring da House Down’, most popular Nepali musical show ‘Image Pop’ to new wacky youth oriented ‘Kathmandu Craze’, Image FM has something for everyone. Image FM 97.9 is the one station you would want to stay tuned in to! 

Image FM 97.9 is the dominant FM radio station for entertainment in Nepal. Through its innovative and uniquely designed program schedules, Image FM 97.9 delivers compelling, diverse and engaging entertainment programs across the FM radio station platform.As an FM radio station Image FM 97.9 aims to shine as the pulse of the nation and serve as an junction for entertainment for the Nepalese – today, tomorrow and for years and years to follow.


Our Motto:

Music of your choice

Our Vision:

To be sanctioned as the Nepalese leading and most reliable FM radio station, delivering the right entertainment at the right place and at the right time

Our Mission:

To focus on bringing forward quality programs both to entertain, inform and inspire the audiences.

  • Reaching closer, broader and deeper with our programs
  • Creating a balance between global media and the diversity and the humanity
  • Granting a voice to the voiceless

Our Commitment:

  • We are with the public we deliver highest quality entertainment
  • We seek for perfection in everything we perform

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