Republic Bharat may launch by January; first promo ready
The promo has been exclusively shared by the channel with samachar4media
Published - 28-November-2018
Republic TV’s Hindi channel Republic Bharat may be launched by January next year. The first promo of the channel is ready and has been exclusively shared with samachar4media, exchange4media’s sister concern.
Though the date for the launch of the channel has not been officially announced yet, but highly placed sources have confirmed that it could go on air by Janaury. The process for the launch is said to be in the final stages now. According to sources, Republic TV's Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami is currently in Noida for the final round of recruitments.
Earlier, on Friday, it was announced that senior journalist Shamsher Singh will head the Hindi channel. Singh was last associated with India News as Editor (National Affairs). Besides Singh, several other popular faces from the industry could also be seen on the channel. Sources say Goswami is expected to meet some poplar anchors while his stay in Noida.
The channel is expected to give tough competition to the players in the Hindi segment, many of whom are already said to be preparing for the face-off.