Due to coronavirus, there is a lockdown in the entire country. The shooting of Bollywood movies and television serials are halted. The backup episodes of all the serials are also telecasted. The television channels have no option except to retelecast their popular and iconic television serials. People demanded on social media to re-run old and popular TV serials on DD National. Doordarshan has started to telecast its popular serials like Ramayan, Mahabharat, Shaktiman, Dekh Bhai Dekh, Circus, Byomkesh Bakshi, etc.
The audiences have showered their love for all the serials especially Ramayan. It has broken all the records of viewership on April 16. Ramayan got 77 million views (7.7 crores views) and became the most-watched entertainment show worldwide. It has also surpassed most popular English sitcoms. One of the popular American television sitcom The Big Bang Theory previously was the highest viewership with around 18 million views on May 16, 2019. Also, TV series Game of Thrones received the viewership of 17.4 million views on its final episode.
The news has been shared on social media and started trending on twitter.
— Prasar Bharati (@prasarbharati) April 28, 2020
— Doordarshan National (@DDNational) May 2, 2020
— Entertales (@Entertales) May 2, 2020
On May 2, 2020, the last episode was telecast and millions of people watched the finale. Because of its huge popularity, the show will again retelecast on Star Plus from May 4. Without a doubt, the epic show Ramayan is one of the best serial ever in the Indian television industry. All the starcast including Arun Govil, Deepika Chikhalia, Sunil Lahiri, Dara Singh, Arvind Trivedi, and everyone did splendid acting. The way they have performed their characters is flawless. Huge respect to all the artists for bringing the characters alive on screen. There are many times Ramayan is being made, but to be honest, the characters of Ramanand Sagar’s Ramayan cannot be matched. Ramayan has taught us various lessons. You can check the most interesting facts of Ramayan.
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