As political parties gear up for an intense electoral contest in the state of Bihar, ABP News has announced an extensive programming line-up for the upcoming assembly elections, to keep the viewers apprised about every single development of the state, and its leaders.
Even amid the pandemic, the fever of Bihar assembly elections is high, which are slated to be held in October-November. With rallies and large gatherings being out of bounds this year, digital campaigns and television coverage will play a key role in this year’s political battle. Keeping this in mind, ABP News has launched special programming under the purview of its iconic property, ‘Kaun Banega Mukhyamantri’, to keep the viewers engaged & informed throughout the election season.
With a commitment to bring the most incisive reporting, ‘Kaun Banega Mukhyamantri’ will keep the viewers engrossed through a special conclave, Shikhar Sammelan and a multitude of shows like Bihar Yatra, Gajab ho Bihar ke Lala, Bihar ke Bahubali, and Bihar: Vaar x Palatvar.
The channel will hold two editions of its flagship conclave, Shikhar Sammelan, which will not only have top political leaders, but also eminent personalities from Bihar to deliberate on the upcoming elections and other associated issues. A new show called Bihar Yatra, will also be making its way on the viewers’ TV screens – the daily travelogue-cum-ground reporting show, will capture the ground reality of the Bihar elections. A one-on-one interview series called Gajab ho Bihar ke Lala will involve interactions and profiling of political and non-political heavy-weights of Bihar involved in the elections. Another unique feature show, Bihar ke Bahubali will be hosted by a celebrity from Bihar, wherein he/she will narrate the life-story of infamous political Bahubalis of the state. A debate show series exclusively on Bihar elections called Bihar: Vaar x Palatvar will bring to the fore, the key political faces of Bihar on a panel discussion. The same panel will feature predominantly throughout the entire programming on Bihar elections, hosting insightful discussions.
Furthermore, along with research partner CVoter, ABP News will present an Opinion Poll and Exit Poll to the viewers, based on the trends and projections of the Bihar Elections.
Lastly, apart from a show-stopping line-up on television, the channel will also be tremendously active on the digital medium, to present extensive & exclusive coverage of Bihar elections on ABP Live and ABP News’ Social Media Platforms.
On this these offerings, Mr. Avinash Pandey, CEO, ABP Network said, “With this brand new content line-up for Bihar elections, our goal is to provide an unmatched coverage, continuing our legacy of presenting the most accurate and credible election results. Keeping our viewers at the very core of our content offerings, we want to inform & empower them with informative, interactive, and in-depth coverage along with insightful deliberations, story-telling, and interviews. ABP News had always remained an undisputed leader on big news days, and we hope our viewers will continue to cherish our new offerings.”