MUMBAI: Indian Independence day kindles emotions and evokes a deep sense of respect for the mighty warriors who unchained the nation from the clutches of the British 67 years ago. Parades, hoisting of the tricolour, singing patriotic songs and the national anthem, watching patriot tableaus constitutes most of the Independence Day celebrations. Drawing inspiration from these colourful celebrations, the kids’ genre in the broadcast space has created an array of special programs to join hands with its little audience and salute the nation together. Let’s take a look at what different channels are doing this Independence Day.
The kids’ cluster of channels of Sun TV Network:-
Chutti TV (Tamil wing) had conducted a human chain rally for children on 10 August along its famous beach line-Besant Nagar, to celebrate the theme of freedom and friendship. Hundreds of enthusiastic school children had participated in this rally and many of them had brought with them, paintings of the Indian flag, which they were proudly waving during the event. Groups of children breaking into impromptu session of singing famous patriotic songs added colour to this event. Famous lyricist Madan Karky and director Atlee graced the occasion and shared inspiring words with the children. This event will be aired on Chutti TV on 15 August at 9:30 am and a repeat telecast at 4:30 pm. This apart special snippets of children dressed as freedom fighters voicing Independence Day messages and movie marathon session will form a part of the Independence Day special celebration on the channel.