A local version of Sesame Street will debut in India on top kid's channels Cartoon Network and Pogo this year (06).

Galli Galli Sim Sim began shooting at Filmcity in New Delhi last Thursday (23FEB06).

Joining Muppet characters CHAMKI, AANCHOO, GOOGLY and BOOMBAH, who were unveiled in December (05), 'Galli' residents include human characters from different genders, regions and religions.