Iconic Ramayan serial is back on Doordarshan
Ramayan is an Indian mythological series created and produced by Ramanand Sagar, it was aired on Doordarshan channel (DD National) during 1987-1988.
This series got so much popularity that channels such as Zee TV, Star Plus, and Star Utsav telecasted this series on their channels as well.
After a huge demand on social media, national broadcaster Doordarshan, popularly called DD, is bringing back the epics of 'Ramayan' and 'Mahabharat' for its audience across the country and abroad. DD also plans to bring back several iconic shows like 'Circus' (1989) featuring Shah Rukh Khan as Raghavan.
Doordarshan and DD Bharati will telecast the epics of 'Ramayan' and 'Mahabharat' respectively from today, Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said.
Amid the ongoing lockdown till April 14, the government on Friday announced that yesteryear's famous show Ramayan would be retelecast from March 28.
As the first episode of the show was broadcast this morning, Internet was flooded with memes as the nostalgia hit the screens.