Amid the Coronavirus outbreak, Union Information and Broadcasting has announced that Doordarshan will re-telecast its popular mythological thriller Ramayan twice a day from March 28 (Saturday).
I&B Minister Prakash Javdekar stated that on public demand the popular serial will be re-telecasted from Saturday.
DD’s Most Popular Serial
The Ramanand Sagar epic serial is regarded as the most popular shows of DD. It first appeared in 1987 in DD and had several re-runs later.
Such was the popularity of this show that the entire country used to be still during the airing of the show.
The cast included Arun Govil, Deepika Chikhalia and Sunil Lahri who portrayed the characters of Prince of Ayodhya, Sri Rama, Sita and Lakshman respectively.