Byomkesh Bakshi, Chanakya to be re-run on Doordarshan!


Popular TV shows of yesteryears Chanakya and Byomkesh Bakshi will be aired again on Doordarshan, in a bid to boost up the TRPs, Doordarshan News tweeted on Thursday.

TV series Buniyaad will also be re-telecast.

The development comes at a time when Indian cinema is showing newly-grown love for Byomkesh Bakshi - the detective character from Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay's set of novellas that was later adapted in a TV series.

Rituparno Ghosh finished the shooting for his version of Byomkesh Bakshi - a Bengali film, before his death. Sujoy Ghosh plays the protagonist in Rituparno's movie.

On Wednesday, Dibakar Banerjee announced Detective Byomkesh Bakshy - his upcoming directorial venture in collaboration with Yash Raj Films. Sushant Singh Rajput will play th