Dr N Someswara is the quizmaster of ‘that anta hELi’ (answer at once) in Kannada, which is being aired (Mon – Fri) without a break since Jan 4, 2002 on DD Chandana from Doordarshan Kendra Bengaluru. The show completed 2,757 episodes as of June 30, 2015. Each 30-min episode on general knowledge with three participants consists of 12 questions in different fields. Each correct answer is awarded with a book published by Kannada Sahitya Parishad. The Chief Producer is Dr Mahesh Joshi, Additional Director General, Doordarshan Kendra, Bangalore and the other producers are Usha Kini, Arathy HN and Raghu G. Over the years, the show has had 8,217 participants attempting to answer 37,084 questions posed by Dr Someswara. The number of books distributed so far is 49,000.