Doordarshan has always been a big part of the people who existed way back in the 1980s and they are still alive and kicking. In that era, the Indian TV was doing some groundbreaking stuff. And this section of people would tell you how popular the shows on the channel were.
So, on the occasion of the 61st Anniversary of Doordarshan, here is a glimpse of their topmost shows –
You were expecting this one? Of course, it was by far the most popular of shows. That is why it was shown during the lockdown. Thanks to DD releasing Ramayan, it united the nation on more than one occasion.
Another masterpiece in the making. The special effects were much better than its predecessor mythological shows. B.R.Chopra and Aditya Chopra’s vision was so futuristic with this show, it has become a sort of a timeless TV epic.
This was one of those serials which introduced our beloved SRK to us. Not only that, it also gave us the first hint of national pride as it as it showed us the grueling lifestyle of the Indian Army soldiers and Jawans.
Another SRK DD show that had a compelling storyline. It showed the hardships of the performers in the circus.
Our very first Indian superhero on TV, it had the children glued to the television sets. Mukesh Khanna’s show ruled the Indian Primetime for quite some time.