Chennai, Apr 9 UNI | 4 months ago

As part of a series of special programmes on General Elections, the regional news unit, DD Podhigai, is airing a one-hour programme called 'Janvaani' in Tamil tomorrow from 1900 hrs.

A release said here today that the programme will include interaction of the public, including young voters, with representatives of prominent regional and national political parties, to be held at St Joseph College Premises at Tiruchirapalli.

The programme will also have a debate to be moderated by popular commentator, Dr Sumant Raman.

Political leaders Panrutti Ramachandran (AIADMK), Kovi Chezhiyan (DMK), KT Raghavan (BJP), AR Elango (DMDK), Jerome Arockiya Raj (Congress), D.Lenin (CPI), Mohammed Ali (CPM) and GM Hashim (IUML) will present their views on various issues faced by the nation, besides debating and replying to the queries of the voters.

The news unit will also telecast special programme called "Voters Welcome" ('Vaanga Vaakkalare') in Tamil for half an hour from 2030 hrs during weekdays.

(Posted on 09-04-2014)