India’s No.1 entertainment channel, Colors has announced plans to air the 67th Republic Day celebrations for its viewers across the globe. The announcement marks the second year in-a-row when Colors will be telecasting the national proceedings along with Doordarshan.
Over the years, Colors has been at the forefront of presenting quality entertainment avenues to its viewers. The Republic Day parade is a proposition for the entire family revelling in the country�۪s landmark event with much patriotic zeal and enthusiasm.
Commenting on the simulcast, Raj Nayak, CEO ��� Colors said, ���As a responsible broadcaster, we are committed to showcasing entertainment avenues that bring to light various events of national and international importance. Republic Day marks that time of the year when the entire family comes together in the spirit of nationalistic patriotism and pride, and we are happy to be able to showcase this monumental event to our viewers for the second year in a row. The annual parade drives cohesive viewing in families and brings them together in the comfort of their living rooms to celebrate being an Indian.�
���Being associated with this annual historic event in the company of French President Francoise Hollande is a great milestone for us, and we hope to continue to partake in the festivities for years to come,� he added.
In India, the parade will air around 09:00 on Tuesday 26th January. The live transmission around the world will depend on time zones. In UK, the coverage will broadcast in the early hours of the morning.