News18 India ropes in Neha Pant as host of its 8 pm show

MUMBAI: News18 India, the national Hindi news channel of Network18, has further strengthened its team of anchors with the appointment of Neha Pant. Neha Pant will be hosting channel’s flagship show in evening prime-time ‘Hum to Poochenge’ and an early prime-time debate show at 4.45 pm on the major developing story of the day.

Additionally she will also work closely with the editorial leadership and play a crucial role in channel’s extensive reportage of the upcoming General Elections.

‘Hum Toh Poochenge’ is the popular prime-time show that provides an in-depth analysis on the crucial issues through comprehensive debates between eminent subject experts and political commentators. The show focuses on the biggest news story of the day and features an intense debate between those at the center of it.

During the show, channel invites viewers to give their views using Twitter, Facebook, SMS and the channel’s website to ensure that the show is truly interactive and portrays people’s views on the issue being discussed.

One of the most well-known faces of the Hindi news television, Neha has previously anchored live debate shows, interviews, big event coverage and news bulletins. Known for her balanced approach even during the most intense and highly vocal debates, Neha is equally at ease covering political news, interviews and doing in-depth story analysis.