In line with the channel’s commitment to bring diverse offerings and innovative formats for its viewers, News18 India had launched a special feature – ‘Lapete Mein Netaji’ during the 5 states assembly elections. A series of ‘Hasya Kavi Sammelan’, the unique show brought together politicians, poets and people together on the same platform. After its great success, the channel is bringing back the much-appreciated show and making it a part of its regular programming. Launched on May 6, the show will air on weekends.
The unique live-audience based show will see some of the wittiest ‘Kavis’ recite satirical verses on various issues faced by our nation. Politicians will also form an integral part of the show as they come face-to-face and interact with these renowned poets. The show will bring some sharp sarcasm, satire and a sense of humor to the daily discourse. The inaugural episode of the show will see the presence of prolific Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan.