Because of the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, PM Narendra addressed the nation and introduced for a lockdown in India, thus, to entertain the viewers, the federal government selected to re-telecast the mythological collection of the 80s- ‘Ramayan’ and ‘Mahabharat’ on public demand, that aired on March 28, 2020.
Now, ‘Ramayan‘ turned the world’s most-watched present on April 16 with 7.7 crore viewership. This information was posted by DD India’s official Twitter deal with final night time, the caption learn, “Rebroadcast of #Ramayana on #Doordarshan smashes viewership information worldwide, the present turns into most watched leisure present on the planet with 7.7 crore viewers on 16th of April.”
Take a look at DD India’s official tweet right here:
Rebroadcast of #Ramayana on #Doordarshan smashes viewership information worldwide, the present turns into most watched leisure present on the planet with 7.7 crore viewers on 16th of April pic.twitter.com/edmfMGMDj9
— DD India (@DDIndialive) April 30, 2020
Written and directed by Ramanand Sagar, the present ‘Ramayana’ starred Arun Govil as Ram and Deepika Chikhalia as Sita, with Arvind Trivedi performing Raavan and Dara Singh essaying Hanuman. The collection principally ran from 25 January 1987 to 31 July 1988. Then, each Sunday, at 9.30 a.m. the present was aired on TV.
A report in IANS states, ‘Ramayan’ turned the most-watched serial on the planet from 1987 to 1988. It remained recorded within the Limca Guide of Data as “the most-watched mythological serial on the planet” until June 2003. It’s based mostly on Valmiki’s ‘Ramayana’ and Tulsidas’ Ramcharitmanas, the present has a sum of 78 episodes.
Properly, it’s fairly spectacular that the 80’s iconic mythological present continues to be watched by many internationally.