Times Network launches Public Manch

Times Network launches Public Manch

The show hosted by Navika Kumar, will be held at various colleges and campuses across the country

Times Network

Mumbai: Times Network a broadcast network, announces ‘Public Manch’ – an exclusive show aimed to engage and empower voters.  With a key focus on first-time voters, the show hosted by Navika Kumar, will be held at various colleges and campuses across the country. Public Manch, a weekly prime-time show will air every Friday starting February 23, at 7:55 PM on Times Now Navbharat and 9 PM on Times Now.

Ahead of the general elections 2024, Public Manch acts as a direct conduit between the nation's youth and renowned political personalities, bureaucrats and thought leaders. The maiden episode of this show will feature the political strategist, Prashant Kishore. Public Manch – a dynamic platform, that enables the voters to understand the specifics of various issues before they cast their votes.

Times Now and Times Now Navbharat group editor-in-chief Navika Kumar said, " The 25 per cent increase in first-time voters for the 2024 Lok Sabha elections, compared to 2019, underscores a significant shift in the political landscape. Public Manch serves as a crucial platform, bridging the gap between the youth and political discourse. Reckoned as India’s Election News Headquarters, I am confident the show will help prepare voters as they step into the forefront of the electoral process."

As Public Manch embarks on a nationwide journey, the stage is set for an illuminating exploration of India's political landscape, fostering dynamic conversations with influential figures on the prestigious campuses of Mumbai, Hyderabad, Chandigarh, Guwahati, Patna, and Bengaluru.