ABP News Network launches weekend youth debate show

MUMBAI: ABP News Network has launched a weekend youth debate show ‘2019 Ke Joshilay’ which will be held across key colleges of India. The show, which went on-air from 9th February, is aired every Saturday between 8-9 pm with a repeat telecast on Sunday between 10-11 am.

This unique platform is designed for the country’s youth to debate, discuss and deliberate ideas with key politicians from various political parties on the same stage. The show is hosted by renowned anchor Sumit Awasthi.

The first episode has captured the sentiments of the students of Miranda House, New Delhi followed by IIT Kanpur, Symbiosis Institute of Business Management – Pune, Mithibai College – Mumbai, ITM Gwalior, and Shri Shankaracharya Institute of Professional Management and Technology – Raipur. The show will be further expanding its footprints and will be organised across famous colleges in different parts of the country.

ABP News Network CEO Avinash Pandey said, “As the countdown for general elections has begun, we are targeting the first-time voters who are instrumental in keeping #deskkorakheyaagey. ‘2019 Ke Joshilay’ is a unique concept that has been designed by ABP News to gauge the sentiments of India’s youth before the General Elections – 2019. In a dynamic country like India, youth has been an active participant in shaping and deciding the future of the country. This platform will be an ideal start to exchange dialogue between youth and politicians and their mutual expectations from each other.”