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DivyaBhaskar.com​ ​lines​ ​up​ ​the​ ​Most​ ​Extensive​ ​Coverage​ ​on​ ​Gujarat​ ​Election

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Media Brief
New Delhi, November 30, 2017

The stage is set for the much-awaited mega event of Gujarat, in this calendar year. As the state gears up for the high-decibel electoral battle, DB Corp Limited (DBCL), India's largest print media company and home to flagship newspapers Dainik Bhaskar, Divya Bhaskar, Divya Marathi and Saurashtra Samachar, today announced that its digital platform, ​www.DivyaBhaskar.com​, World's Largest Gujarati News Site ​lines up the most comprehensive coverage on Gujarat Assembly Election. DivyaBhaskar.com garners 3.5 million Unique Users and 144 million Page Views every month (as per Comscore'Sep 2017).
To decipher and capture every bit of this high-octane election tussle, DivyaBhaskar.com brings to the readers a 45 day long exhaustive coverage covering 50 cities and 20 districts. Under the umbrella of 'Kaun Bhanse Gujarat No Nath'​, there are multiple special series of content, videos, contest, survey, poll and other various properties, as follows: Election Express: Election vans covering 50 constituencies; seeking public opinions, grievances and taking their issues and concerns to their respective leaders for their explanations.

Special Video Series: ​Satirical Video Series Ji Hajoor - Ji Khajoor; De Dhana Dhan - Vinay Dave's comic performances on politicians, Gujarat Selfie- ongoing flagship video series now goes election specific. Public Manifesto: ​Biggest Election survey conducted on FB and DivyaBhaskar.com. ​85000 people shared their views on what should be included in the party's manifesto. The Public Manifesto was collated and shared with the Electoral parties at an event in Ahmedabad in presence of all party representatives. Former Chief Ministers like Dilip Parikh, Suresh Mehta, former cabinet minister, Jaynarayan Vyas and many other renowned personalities were in attendance. Other special content: ​Live Streaming of the biggest rallies & press conferences, a series on affidavits submitted by candidates containing their details, MLA ranking by readers, 360 degree images of rallies and conferences etc.

DivyaBhaskar.com has also come up with an online contest, Bolo, Ketali Malase?​, asking readers to predict the exact seat projection and win upto 1 Lakh. Talking about the election coverage and the association, Gyan Gupta, CEO, DB Digital, said, "As Gujarat gets into the election mode, so are we, the undisputed No.1 Gujarati News Site​, that serves Gujarat the best. We are ahead in competition not just in numbers but also in our news offerings. With other renowned media brands associating with us, our coverage has been further strengthened and we
promise to offer the grandest platform for election coverage."

For any further information, please contact:

Tiasha Dutta Gupta
Email: tiasha.duttagupta@dainikbhaskar.com