Union Data and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on Saturday thanked the circle of relatives of “Ramayan” serial author Ramanand Sagar for facilitating the re-telecast of the epic manufacturing which gave a possibility to the younger technology to revel in it.
In a letter to Prem Sagar, the son of the overdue Ramanand Sagar, Mr Javadekar mentioned it used to be “our want to re-telecast “Ramayan” throughout the COVID-19 lockdown”.
“I’m deeply thankful for your circle of relatives for serving to us in enjoyable this want,” he mentioned.
Mr Javadekar mentioned 40 years again, when “Ramayan” used to be launched, no longer many of us had get entry to to tv, however at the present the placement is other as a minimum of 18 crore families have get entry to to tv.
The existing technology has no longer noticed the grandeur of “Ramayan” sooner than and re-telecasting of the serial has made it imaginable for the brand new technology to in any case watch it, he mentioned.
“Ramayan” turned into essentially the most watched display on April 16 the world over with over 7 crore 70 lakh other people having watched the serial, the minister mentioned.
“I thank the entire group of “Ramayan” serial on behalf of Doordarshan, congratulations to all,” he mentioned.
Mythological sequence “Ramayan” and “Mahabharat” returned to TV on Doordarshan on public call for. Many different common serials from the 1980s and 90s also are garnering prime viewership on Doordarshan.