Popular programme host Aadesh Bandekar will continue to entertain the viewers on E TV, every Monday and Tuesday at 9.30 pm. The only change is that he will be presenting a new programme titled 'DNA Ekamatra family Show' which also offers maximum cash prize of Rs.5 Lakhs to the participants. This new show will replace the ongoing reality show 'Wow!' from 27th December 2010.
To announce the launching of their new show, E-TV Marathi had organized a Press show, where clippings of the first two episodes were shown. In this unique show, besides the participant and host; there will be 8 families comprising of either Mother or father on one side and their children on the other side. The participant has to guess and identify the correct pair. Every participant will have to progress towards next round while winning Rs. 50,000/- for every correct answer. In the final round, he or she gets a chance to play jackpot or walk home with the amount won till that round.
In the initial episodes which have been shot, celebrities like Sonali Kulkarni, Vinod kambli, Jitendra Joshi, Rahul Mahajan and Sachin Pilgaonkar have taken part. While speaking on the occasion, E-TV’s Sr. Branch Manager Mr. Dilip Mondkar made it very clear that the show was open to all and to participate in the show, viewers should send their SMS as follows: DNA<Space>Your Name<Space>Name of the City and post the same to 562635. Mr. Aadesh Bandekar the Programme Host, also spoke on the occasion and said that he was enjoying his new role with the new set of participants. “This new programme is a total fun and I am sure, all the viewers sitting at home would also enjoy the show,” he added. When asked what DNA exactly meant, he gave the meaning as, ‘Disata, Nasata Asata’.
Harish Tiwari of Cell 18, who has presented this show for E-TV, and Sanjeev Jangam, the writer were also present for the function.