South TV channels line up special programmes for Pongal
Blockbusters like ‘Saamy 2’, ‘VadaChennai’ to be part of the festive line-up
Published - 15-January-2019
The South Indian TV channels have arranged a visual feast for the audience for Makar Sankranti, also known as Thai Pongal in Tamil Nadu.
Vijay Television has an array of programmes starting right from 6.30am with ‘Saravana Meenkashi VS Raja Rani- The Pongal War’, a cookery show.
The channel will also broadcast blockbuster movies, Vikram and Keerthy Suresh starrer ‘Saamy 2’. ‘Pariyerum Perumal’, one of the sleeper hits of 2018, will also be telecast on Tuesday.
On 16th January, an entertainment show ‘Mamiyar Marumagal’ will be broadcast on Vijay Television. A talk show by actor Sivakumar on Tamil actor Shivaji Ganeshan ‘Sivakumarin Shivaji Oru Sagaptham’ will also be telecast.
Dhanush starrer gangster film ‘VadaChennai’, ‘Kadaikutty Singam’, romantic comedy ‘Manam’ are few other movies that will be aired on Vijay Television as part of the Pongal celebrations.
Zee Tamil has also lined up special programmes for Pongal. Tamil techno-thriller ‘Irumbuthirai’ will be aired on the channel on Tuesday.
World Television Premiere of Vijay Sethupathi starrer ‘Junga’ will also be telecast on Zee Tamil. Super hit movies like ‘Kolamavu Kokila’ and ‘Mersal’ will too be broadcast on Zee Tamil.
Tamil GEC market leader Sun TV also has lined up a festival feast for the audience. They will be broadcasting Dhanush-Kajol starrer ‘VIP-2’, Vishal starrer ‘Sandakozhi -2’ and other special programmes for Pongal.