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Justification

Why songs?

  • Widespread passion
  • Everyday home entertainment
  • Inherently repetitive
  • Anticipation lyrics possible
  • A variety of speeds and challenges
  • People like to read lyrics
  • Incidental literacy skill improvement
  • Enhanced entertainment

Why television?

  • TV is part of everyday life
  • Television is primarily for entertainment !
  • Access: 500 million and increasing
  • Popularity of film-song programmes in many regional languages and states
  • Viewership of song progs: 150 million (100 million early literates)

Chitrageet

  • Simple to implement
  • Very popular: 2570 postcards (26 episodes)
  • Created an environment for literacy
  • Inexpensive
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