In an effort to popularize the World Book Day which is widely known today April 23, Sony Pictures Networks India’s (SPNI) English and leisure channels, Sony PIX and AXN, have teamed up with Indian author Chetan Bhagat so one can curate content material based totally on his preferred books for TV and film model.
As in line with a media record, Chetan Bhagat is tasked with curating a unique line up of movies and indicates for Sony PIX and AXN channels.
Under the partnership deal, which goals at accentuating the spirit of World Book Day celebration, both Sony PIX and AXN channels of SPNI will commit the month of May to e-book fanatics around the sector. Both the channels will not most effective air films or shows that are stimulated through books but will even curate TV content on the idea of indicates cherished through viewers the world over.
On the said content material curation standards, Sony PIX will exhibit the critically acclaimed book adaptations like the Harry Potter series, The Shawshank Redemption, The Notebook, Argo and Sherlock, to name some. While AXN, on the other hand, will air famous suggests consisting of Vikings, Sherlock, and Handmaid’s Tale.
Chetan Bhagat appears excited at the collaboration and reflecting on the identical, equal he says, “There is not any better accomplice than an e-book. And to peer your favorite partner at the big display screen, in which your preferred characters come to lifestyles, is a surreal revel in. Some of my favored books were tailored into movies and even shows with a purpose to air on Sony PIX and AXN for the entire month of May. I stay up for sharing what goes in the back of a variation in my FB stay session on World Book Day today.”
Chennai: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a ‘red alert’ in Tamil Nadu for April 30 and May 1. The press launch, issued by means of the IMD, stated Cyclone Fani turned into probable to hit the state over days and very heavy rainfall is expected in coastal Tamil Nadu and Puducherry.
The alert stated, “rainfall at maximum places with heavy to very heavy falls at some locations with extremely heavy at isolated places” are predicted throughout the two days inside the kingdom.
Fishermen have been recommended no longer to task into the sea throughout these days.
The National Disaster Management Authority wrote on Twitter, “Heavy to very heavy rainfall at remoted places probably over #Tamilnadu & #Puducherry and Heavy Rainfall at isolated places in all likelihood over #Assam & #Meghalaya, #Arunachal Pradesh, and Sub-Himalayan #WestBengal & #Sikkim.”
Pradeep John, who is popularly referred to as ‘Tamil Nadu Weatherman’ for his ordinary posts and updates on neighborhood weather on his Facebook page, said: “Slowly consensus is coming in from all numerical weather models. The ridge building up will block the cyclone going away… As the forecasted cyclone is anticipated to stall due to the ridge, that is going to dump plenty and lots and plenty of rains in whichever it is going to go and surrounding regions. Droughts to floods can happen in a few areas if this going to cross Tamil Nadu. One extra day had to accurately say this is going to be for Tami Nadu. It is as of 60% favorable to Tamil Nadu… This cyclone if it crosses near Chennai, it’s going to resolve all our water issues and all our lakes could be crammed as much as the brim. Sadly it will likely be powerful, we need to sacrifice some of the trees for the water sake.”