A remarkable Bollywood actor, model, film producer, and philanthropist, Sonu Sood who made headlines for his humane contributions during the migrant emergency at the peak of the pandemic is now all set to make its debut as a TV anchor for India Today‘s “Good News Today”.
India Today, earlier known as Headlines Today, is a 24-hour English language tv network located in Noida, Uttar Pradesh that delivers news, current affairs, and business programming in India.
The channel is controlled by TV Today Network Ltd, which is a portion of Living Media. According to the sources, he will go live every evening at 9 pm as the anchor of the tv channel’s program named “Desh ki Baat Sunata hoon.”
This one-hour show will have inspirational stories of human triumph from across the corners of the country.
According to the channel in a statement on Monday, these will be the stories of people, who make our country proud with their endeavor, determination, and achievement, that have inspired several people to aim for higher goals.
In an interview, Kalli Purie, The Vice-Chairperson, India Today Group said, Sonu Sood, has touched everyone’s heart with his actions during the Covid-19 pandemic and arises as a source of positive energy, and inspiration. He personifies the purpose of the channel “GOOD NEWS TODAY”. His presence on the channel coalesces the efforts to bring about more great news and the following happiness. They are excited to present him in his new role.
His composure as an anchor augments the line-up of programming for the channel, which aspires to change the focus of news towards constructive and positive narratives.
He has been the spokesperson of humane goodwill tales through the pandemic, standing for hope, human conquest, and motivation.
He was also chosen for the ‘SDG Special Humanitarian Action Award’ for his humane works by UNDP, The United Nations Development Programme, during the pandemic.
Good News Today, which goes live on Sunday evening, intends to change news presentations from across the corners of the world to stories around hope, success, and accomplishments proliferate.
The motto of this news channel is “acchi Khabar, Sacchi Khabar”, a true story that promotes goodwill and unites audiences in their higher objective.