New Delhi: As Ayodhya gets ready for the ‘bhoomi pujan’ for the grand Ram Temple on August 5th, CNN-News18 has lined-up exclusive programming for the viewers. Under ‘Mandir in Ayodhya’, the channel will cover every facet of the groundbreaking ceremony, giving exclusive insight to the viewers in this historic event. With a power-packed lineup, the channel is all set to take the viewers on an enthralling journey that will mark the beginning of the temple construction.
In line with their commitment to bring the most incisive reportage, the programming on CNN-News18 will comprise engaging yet in-depth news reports on the foundation laying ceremony. Starting August 1, the channel will showcase non-stop programming capturing major highlights ahead of the event. From laying the foundation stone of the temple to the political history behind Ram Mandir along with marking the one-year since the abrogation of Article 370, the channel will bring its viewers the most discerning and exhaustive coverage of the historic event. The channel will also air half-hour special shows on August 3rd and 4th. CNN-News18 will also spotlight key newsmakers who played a significant role in the Ram Mandir movement for years including L.K. Advani; M.M. Joshi and Uma Bharti, Kalyan Singh; Bal Thackrey, Lalu Prasad Yadav among many others.
Anand Narasimhan, Executive Editor, CNN-News18 will bring extensive on-ground reportage from ground zero Ayodhya from August 3rd to 5th. He will also bring its viewers the most comprehensive coverage via his flagship show ‘The Right Stand’. Along with the special programming, CNN-News18 will also broadcast live coverage of the ceremony throughout the day and help its viewers celebrate the auspicious day from their homes.
Tune in to ‘Mandir in Ayodhya’ and catch the august celebrations from 1st August 2020 only on CNN-News18. Follow #Mandirinayodhya’ for major highlights of the event.