Home Minister belongs to the game show genre. Zee Tamil broadcasted the show from Monday to Friday, every week. Famous stand-up comedian, Aravind, hosted the show. The prime focus of the show was to entertain the audience. It was exclusively for women. It was made to give some relaxation to the women who always focus on work and family. The name of the show was Home Minister to signify the importance of women in the home. They are the home-makers. The entire family depends on them for every small thing. The show catered to a range of emotions: joy, fulfillment, tears of compassion, honor, pride and love.
It was the first show to witness all these emotions combined. It gave audience, reasons to be happy, cherish the concept of family with no bitterness, moments to celebrate togetherness, and victories to cheer. Women are busy 26/7 in looking after their family and work. This show gave them the opportunity to get rid of these stuffs. They were taken to a completely different world having dance, games, and music. It was also like a platform for them to present their hidden talent in front of the entire world. They normally don’t get time for themselves, for their enjoyment.
They are always busy in thinking about their family. This show gave them time of their own. The format of the show consisted of three rounds and 4 participants in every episode. The rounds were completely different from each other. 4 participants were divided among 2 groups, later in the show. It was conducted in different places and that women belonging to that place were encouraged to bring out their hidden talents. The games made the show more entertaining as they were very competitive.
At the end of every episode, one of the participants was declared as the winner, and she was given the title of ‘Home Minister.' She was also given a lustrous silk saree, Pattu Saree, which is the speciality of Tamil Nadu and pride of every woman, along with other prizes. The host of the show made it more entertaining with his sense of humor. He used to ask funny questions from participants. He also did not let the crowd get bored. He kept on interacting with the crowd present on the sets frequently. The show had a refreshing look and format along with the new type of challenges and game, making it different from other reality shows. The game was conducted only between female viewers, adding to the specialty of the show. It was totally out of the box show.