Comics For Change - Sundarvan Adventures
Published on : June 10, 2016
Published Daily | 1 issue
Dainik Bhaskar, India’s largest and World’s fourth largest circulated daily , is coming up with series of comics named ‘Comics for Change’ to promote responsible consumption of water, food and electricity through creative storytelling. Just as vividly as Comics convey the feats of superheroes, ‘Comics for Change’ will also leverage the power of visual storytelling to amplify awareness amongst children and youths about Sustainable Development Goals pertaining to Climate action. Under the aegis of ‘Comics for Change’ initiative, ‘Sundarvan Adventures’ -Mystery of the missing water is the first comic to be published in this series. ‘Sundarvan Adventures’ tells the story of a fun loving, energetic school going Rabbit-Adi along with his adventurous set of friends including a jovial little Parrot-Cheenu, a pretty little Doe-Roli and an intelligent Tortoise–Golu who saves the day for the villagers of Sundarvan from the villainous acts of Paplu Bhai–a notorious Jackal towards Water Wastage. Being signatory to UN Global Compact Network, Dainik Bhaskar Group’s CSR initiatives also contribute to UN Sustainable Development Goals of Quality Education, Zero Hunger, Clean Water and Sanitation, Sustainable Cities and Communities and Climate Action. In this regard, ‘Comics for Change is an innovative initiative towards bringing about attitudinal change by creating super heroes of tomorrow.