When 'Ramayan' cast was approached for sensuous photoshoots!
When 'Ramayan' cast was approached for sensuous photoshoots!

For many people, reairing of epic shows like Ramayan and Mahabharat is a trip back to memory lane. If you were a kid who grew up in the late 80s and 90s, then you will know that Sunday morning meant sitting with your family to watch these epics. As far as we can remember, nobody would even step out of their homes to do their errends or even play with friends because of these two shows.

However, when Doordarshan tweeted that they were going to air Ramayan, Twitter admin brandished it as 'sensitive content' and did not share the image. This did not go down too well with Twitterarti, who demanded Twitter take necessary action.

Twitter has since taken off the disclaimer, but not before people shared their displeasure

Ramanand Sagar's "Ramayan" which starred Arun Govil as Ram and Deepika Chikhalia as Sita, with Arvind Trivedi playing Raavan and Dara Singh essaying Hanuman, originally ran from 25 January 1987 to 31 July 1988.

(To view our epaper please click here. For all the latest News, Mumbai, Entertainment, Cricket, Business and Featured News updates, visit Free Press Journal. Also, follow us on Twitter and Instagram and do like our Facebook page for continuous updates on the go)

Free Press Journal