Cartoon Network & Pogo spruce up programming for Diwali

MUMBAI: With Diwali and Children’s Day around the corner, Turner International India’s kids’ channels – Cartoon Network and Pogo, are pulling out all stops to line up week-long celebrations with new movies, specials and contests including a chance to win a trip to Singapore.


What’s more, Cartoon Network will also be celebrating the birthday of popular cartoon character Kris (Roll No. 21) with a week-long stunt. From 9 - 14 November, kids can tune into Kris Ka Dhamakedar Birthdayat 10:30 am to watch movies and specials including Salman Khan’s latest cameo on Cartoon Network in theKris Sang Salman Aayo special.


Additionally, watch Lights Camera Roll No. 21: Ticket to Bollywood, a new movie featuring Kris making his Bollywood debut will be aired on 14 November at 10:30 am.


In the spirit of gifting this festive season, Kris will celebrate his birthday and Diwali with six lucky fans. All kids have to do is tune in to the Kris ka Dhamakedar Birthday contest and participate in the contest to win an invite to the party.


On the other hand Pogo will air the Dholakpurwali Diwali stunt from 9 - 13 November. The channel will roll out back-to-back Chhota Bheem movies and specials that will be aired throughout the week from 9 am onwards. On 11 November, Pogo will feature a new movie called Chhota Bheem: Dinosaur World at 12 pm. Additionally, on Pogo’s Prem Dilwala Aur Bheem Dholakpurwala will see Salman Khan’s third appearance on the channel on 12 November at 12pm.


Kids can also win a holiday to Singapore by participating in the Dholakpurwali Diwali contest from 9 - 13November by answering a few questions.

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