New Delhi: With voting for the assembly elections in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh now over, people across the nation are awaiting the final verdict. As part of its ‘Battle for the States’ initiative, CNN-IBN brings to its viewers ‘Counting Day special’ – a programme that promises to keep you hooked to the political drama as results emerge from the two states. A formidable team of journalists led by Rajdeep Sardesai, Editor-in-Chief, CNN-IBN, IBN7 & IBN Lokmat, will give the viewers the most comprehensive and precise coverage leading up to the final verdict. They will be joined by the finest team of experts, who will analyse all the updates and emerging trends. The experts will include political analyst Swapan Dasgupta; Manini Chatterjee, National Editor, The Telegraph; Kumar Ketkar, Chief Editor, Dainik Divya Marathi; economist Lord Meghnad Desai; author-columnist Aakar Patel; Sheela Bhatt, Political Editor, Rediff.com; Siddharth Varadarajan, Editor, The Hindu; and political analyst Yogendra Yadav, Member, Aam Aadmi Party.
To catch the Counting Day special programming, tune in to CNN–IBN on December 20, 7 am onwards.
Rajdeep Sardesai, Editor-in-Chief, CNN-IBN, IBN7 and IBN-Lokmat, said, “With this special programming on the outcome of the assembly election in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh, our aim is to reflect the voters’ sentiments, their desire for change, and their hope of seeing a better-governed state”