DD National brings a series of new programmes in its mid-prime time slot
The DD Dopahar shows are Amrita, Lakeerein Kismat Ki, Ghanteshwar Prasad Ghantewale, Chitthi Tere Naam Ki, Anudamini and Yeh Shaadi Hai Yaa Sauda
Published - 06-May-2014
DD National in its mid-prime time slot, from 12:00 to 3:00 noon, brings a series of new programmes to enlighten its viewers.
DD National under DG TripurariSharan has begun its revamp drive with a dedicated slot for afternoon shows of all colours, genres and emotions, called DD Dopahar...Aapke Ghar, started from March 31st, from 12 noon to 3 pm.
These serials are produced and directed by the big-wigs from television fraternity, like- Harry Baweja, Karan Razdan, Paintal, Sudhir Pandey, Maninee Dey.The shows have some well known names and faces from the television industry as well. Forming an attractive bouquet, the serials are being showcased by DD National back to back, leaving no space for the content hungry viewers to even take a breath in between.
Speaking about it Sharan said, “We are bringing in good programmes that are entertaining as well as socially relevant, with a slew of these new mid-time shows, Doordarshan is all geared up to engage people by serving them a complete package, while fulfilling its role as a public service broadcaster.”
The shows have a sprinkle of varied genres ranging from family drama, social dramas, romance to sit coms, where issues like women empowerment and gender equality have been given unique place. The DD Dopahar shows that aim to capture the heart and mind of the Indian viewers are Amrita, Lakeerein Kiismat Ki, Ghanteshwar Prasad Ghantewale, Chitthi Tere Naam Ki, Anudamini and Yeh Shaadi Hai Yaa Sauda.
Amrita is a heart-warming story of a widow, directed by Karan Razdan. The tale revolves around her obstacles of facing the cruel world and how she succeeds in the end. Amrita personifies the saga of an Indian woman.
LakeereinKismat Ki- 12:30pm
Directed by Paintal, Lakkerein is a story of Asha, an honest lawyer and Sohanlal, her father. It is a saga of human emotions, of family ties, of circumstantial upheavals, of the weak fighting the strong and emerging as the winner.
Ghanteshwar Prasad Ghantewale- 1:00pm
Ghanteshwar Prasad brings with him ladles of emotions, cups full of humour and a palate of wholesome entertainment. It’s an entertaining sitcom with Sudhir Pandey playing the lead, staged in a ‘Halwai Ki Dukaan’.
Chitthi Tere Naam Ki- 1:30pm
Chitthi Tere Naam Ki is a romantic drama,staged around a mystery of an undisclosed ‘letter’ found in a bottle in mysterious conditions by the main protagonist,Shivani.
A family drama, with turns and twists, showcasing how Indian parents marry off their daughter’s without focusing much on their education and well-being.
Yeh Shaadi Hai Yaa Sauda- 2:30pm
A social drama, questioning the evil practices of selling daughters in the name of marriage.Plot revolves around Ambika, the lead protagonist,making women aware of their rights.
Sharanadded, “As we are aware of the viewership base during the targeted mid-prime time, we are well equipped and ready with our new shows thus hitting the right chords at the right time.”