News18 India presents a special show on the eve of Hindi Diwas- ‘Mujhe Chaand Chahiye’
New Delhi: To mark and celebrate Hindi Diwas, News18 India presents a special show called ‘Mujhe Chaand Chahiye’.
The show will feature famous poet Gopaldas Neeraj along with some renowned Hindi journalists, Hindi literate and poets like- Dr. Kumar Vishwas, Navneet Hullad Moradabadi, Waheed Naqvi, Shambhu Shikhar, Anamika Amber Jain, Ramkripal Singh and Sheshnarayan Singh in a “Hasya Kavi Sammelan”. The channel is all set to enthrall its viewers with this show as the poets will not only present the poems of Gopaldas Neeraj but will also recite satirical verses on the plight of Hindi language.
The show will be dedicated to Padma Shri and Padma Bhushan awardee Gopaldas Neeraj, who has not only contributed to Hindi as a language but has also written several poems and songs, which have been used in famous Hindi movies.
In addition to this, from 14th September onwards, News18 India is launching an initiative to bring back the use of “Chandra Bindu” in relevant Hindi words – a practice that has been abandoned these days.