Doordarshan is currently the most popular channel in India following the COVID-19 lockdown. Its re-run of classic mythology shows Ramayan and Mahabharat has gained much attention. Now Doordarshan will telecast famous kids cartoon, Chhota Bheem. Read to know more.
After a success re-telecast of Ramayan, Doordarshan has bought in several other old shows. Now it is airing the animated show Chhota Bheem, which originally airs on Pogo. Doordarshan will be telecasting Chhota Bheem from April 17 to May 3, 2020.
Chhota Bheem is an animated Indian television series created by Rajiv Chilaka. It is set in the fictional Kingdom of Dholakpur, situated in rural India. The series shows Chhota Bheem with his friends Chutki, Raju, Jaggu, Rajkumari Induamti with frenemies Kalia and Dholu and Bholu. They are fighting one or the other problems threatening the village.
Earlier, Doordarshan bought back The Jungle Book: The Adventures of Mowgli amid COVID-19 lockdown. It is a classic animation series that aired from October 1989. Mowgli became the most loved character in India in the 90s with the show. It airs every day at 1 pm starting from April 8, 2020.
Besides Ramayan and Mahabharat there are several other shows that are being re-telecasted on the channel. This includes Dekh Bhai Dekh, Shaktimaan, Chanakya, Shriman Shrimati and more. The re-telecast of shows on Doordarshan has been praised by the viewers with immense response amid COVID-19 lockdown.