MUMBAI: With almost 8,000 candidates from over 1,400 political parties, 814 million eligible voters, and nine phases, India's 16th General Election is going to be the largest electoral exercise that the world has ever witnessed. The big question: Who should we vote for?
To help the voters make up their minds, CNN-IBN and IBN7, in partnership with ADR, have come up with a unique initiative called *MP**'s Report Card and MP** Ka Report Card*, a special survey-based news segment that illeducate the voters about their leaders and help them taking informed decisions.
Starting March 18, this special high-frequency segment will cover the work done by our MPs, their successes and failures. The survey will cover around 250,000 people in 530 constituencies, making it the largest such survey ever undertaken.
Rajdeep Sardesai, Editor-in-Chief, CNN-IBN, IBN7 & IBN-Lokmat, said,"The common man can make or break a government. As a news network, it's our responsibility to educate our voters and keep them informed about the leaders they are going to vote for. With MP's Report Card, we want to enable voters to truly understand the performance of their current MPs and take decisions accordingly."
Don't miss the special segments starting 18th March, Monday to Friday, throughout the day only on CNN-IBN & IBN7.