News18 Odia live telecasts Shreekhetra Leela
Rath Yatra, also termed as Car festival of Lord Jagannath, attracts more than one million devotees to the holy city Puri and connects millions of viewers through television and internet. In the current restriction and lockdown scenario it’s very much expected the viewership will upsurge. As the temple and state administration is closely analyzing the development of corona pandemic and exploring the options to make this annual rituals happen, we are keeping ourselves ready for the occasion.
Like every year News18 Odia is planning a special live show from 15th to 22nd July before the festival. The title of the show is SHREEKHETRA LEELA.
It’s a half an hour special interactive show with in-depth research back ground related to Rath yatra. Apart from showing special stories a panel of experts will discuss on that topic live from different out door locations of Puri .
The importance of Grand Road, The premier servitor -The king Gajapti, Ancient Math culture, Birth place of Lord Shree Jaganath etc. will be covered in different episodes of this show.
Telecast dates are from 15th to 22nd June daily at 8.30 pm on NEWS18 ODIA.