Subhash Chandra, the chairman of Indian conglomerate Essel Group, is set to launch his show on Zee Network's Hindi news channel, Zee News. Titled 'Dr Subhash Chandra Show', the show will air every Saturday at 10 pm and Sunday at 11 am.
As per the recent media reports, Chandra has announced his interest in politics and he is likely to contest the upcoming assembly polls from Haryana. For the record, in 1992, Chandra launched the country's first satellite television channel Zee TV and later the first private news channel, Zee News.
His business interests also include a newspaper chain (DNA), cable systems (Wire and Wireless), direct-to-home (Dish TV), theme parks (EsselWorld and Water Kingdom), online gaming (Playwin), education (Zee Learn), flexible packaging (Essel Propack), infrastructure development (Essel Infraprojects), family entertainment centres (Fun Cinemas), precious metals (Shirpur Gold Refinery) and healthy lifestyle and wellness (Veria Living).