Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will witness this yr a star-studded Ramlila at Lakshman Qila in Ayodhya, which will probably be telecast stay in 14 languages, together with Urdu, throughout the nation. He will probably be one of many few in the viewers for this yr’s Ramlila as common spectators is not going to be allowed to watch the present bodily due to the COVID-19 restrictions.
The nine-day enactment of the lifetime of Lord Ram as per the epic Ramayana will probably be a digital affair this yr. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, Ramlila will probably be carried out with out spectators however will probably be telecast stay on social media platforms and YouTube between October 17 and 25.
“Yogi ji has accepted our invitation and he may visit Ayodhya on any day of the Ramlila to watch it,” stated director Subhash Mallik of Delhi Ramlila Committee, which has been allowed by the Uttar Pradesh authorities to stage the present this yr in Ayodhya.
Malik stated he met the UP chief minister together with Ramlila committee president and BJP MP Pravesh Varma to invite him to the present and he consented to it. Describing Varma because the driving drive behind the occasion, Malik stated the Yogi authorities additionally okayed the telecast of the occasion in 14 languages, together with Urdu, throughout Dusshera celebrations.
“It will be a historic moment when Ramlila will be broadcast in Urdu and the star cast will also include Muslim actors like Raza Murad and Shahbaz Khan,” stated Malik.
Talking of varied stars enacting Ramlila this yr in Ayodhya, Malik stated BJP MP from North-East Delhi Manoj Tiwari will play the function of Angad, Gorakhpur MP and Bhojpuri actor Ravi Kishan will probably be Bharat and Vindu Dara Singh will re-enact his tv function of Lord Hanuman. Actor Raza Murad will painting Ahiravan and actor Shahbaz Khan will convey alive Ravan on stage whereas Asrani will seem as Narad Muni and Rakesh Bedi will play Vibhishan.
“We got the administration’s nod for performing at Ayodhya and we will strictly follow the COVID-19 protocols,” he said.
“A mammoth LED screen will be installed above a grand stage which will mirror the epic ambience of Ramayana. We’ll focus on state-of-the-art light and sound arrangements so that dialogues are clear during seamless translation and broadcast,” Malik added.
“A special attraction of the event will be a programme on ‘Ramrajya’ or places where the Lord’’s feet fell and a 30-minute programme on Ayodhya’s history,” stated Malik.
The Ramlilawill be held with the cooperation of the tourism and cultural division of the Uttar Pradesh authorities.