Kolkata: The lockdown imposed to curb the spread of COVID-19 has resulted in channels across the country tweaking their regular schedules. Toeing the line, starting March 30, Zee Bangla is bringing back some of its iconic shows – Ek Akasher Niche, Agnipariksha, Amar Durga, Dweep Jwele Jai, Bhootu, Goyenda Ginni, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa, Mirakkel in order to keep its viewers entertained.
Talking about this initiative, Samrat Ghosh, Cluster Head – East, Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. said, “Zee Bangla always puts its consumer at the center of everything and has been successful in delivering the entertainment needs of the wide Bengali diaspora for last 20 years. We heard the consumer voice to bring back some of our milestones shows from 20 years in terms of both fiction and non-fiction. I am very hopeful that the cult shows will surely bring back strong nostalgic values and take viewers back in their good old days and enhance quality family time and help them sail through this difficult phase.”
The channel has realigned their programming with the relaunch of a series of pathbreaking and iconic shows of yesteryear’s, which will present the families with an opportunity to relive memories, subsequently striking a happy conversation among the family members. The same has been envisaged as an extension of their “20 Ke Kurdish” campaign, a yearlong campaign which was launched by Zee Bangla last year to celebrate its glorious journey of 20 years.
Following is the list of some of the most popular shows, which in themselves are landmark productions that helped recraft the Bangla TV industry. These are the shows that the audiences still crave for.