Manorama News lines up special shows ahead of Lok Sabha elections
The all-new content bucket, titled ‘Janahitham 2019’, started February beginning. The programmes will be shown with Kerala in focus
Published - 21-February-2019
Manorama News is all set to cover the most anticipated event in India – the 17th Lok Sabha elections, with a special focus on Kerala.
The channel will have programme line-up building up to the election, which is scheduled for April-May 2019. The all-new content bucket is titled ‘Janahitham 2019’ and it started February beginning. Vottuvartha – a special bulletin which focuses on burning issues and politics behind the election, which will be aired at 9PM and have a 4-month visibility, the network said in a statement.
The new programme list will also feature titles such as Sarkar – a show about Indian political history since independence—that will cover all the twists, turns and political milestones. Meet the people - a 20-episode media social audit-- where Manorama News builds a ground for the public to ask questions and share their opinions about their MP’s 5-year term. Vottograph is a show in which eminent personalities from domains such as cinema, sports and literature would discuss politics and share their point of view. Aaraakanam Sthaanarthi - an online nomination platform/survey where people can nominate candidates for their constituency through a microsite-- will be broadcast as a one-hour episode on Manorama News.
The channel also announced that there are several other programmes which will be rolled out at various stages leading up to the election season. These programmes will provide viewers with the most up-close and personal coverage of the highly anticipated political clash.