Certain channels also battle after Doordarshan for catching the audience’s attention when they carry back shows from the past. Popular comedy series Sarabhai Vs Sarabhai and Khichdi on Star Bharat, the channel tweeted, will now be broadcast every morning at 10 am.
“16 Saal Baad, Indravadan aa Raha hai da Milne aapse fir Ek Baar. On April 6th, Dekhiye Sarabhai Vs Sarabhai subah ten baje. Sirf Star Bharat par, (After 16 years Indravadan will meet you. Watch Sarabhai Vs Sarabhai from April 6, every day at 10 a.m.) “read the tweet.
Another tweet read, “Praful aa Raha hai appse Milne 18 saal baat. Dekhiye Khichdi April 6 se subah 11 baje, sirf Star Bharat par
Though comedy Sriman Srimati is aired on Doordarshan at 4 pm daily, Buniyaad is aired every day at 5 pm. Chanakya is being broadcast daily on the channel at 10 pm. On DD Bharti you can catch Upnishad Ganga at 6 pm and on DD Bharti you can watch Alif Laila at 6 pm each day.
2002 Comedy show Khichdi stars like Supriya Pathak, Vandana Pathak, Rajeev Mehta and Jamnadas Majethia. Aatish Kapadia had written and directed both of the shows.
Meanwhile, apart from mythological serials Ramayan and Mahabharat, Doordarshan is airing comedies Dekh Bhai Dekh and Sriman Srimti. In the aftermath of the Covid-19 pandemic, Chanakya, Shaktimaan, Buniyaad and Upnishad Ganga are also being re-run on the channel in the middle of the lockdown.