Ertugrul Ghazi has gone viral in Pakistan and it’s episodes in Urdu dubbing are also trending in top. Diriliş Ertuğrul is the project of Turkish Radio & Television (TRT) with in collaboration with a private company. Before coming to Pakistan, The serial also made it’s impact in more than 60 countries and it’s also available online on Netflix with English subtitles.
Now, TRT and Pakistan Television have more than 30 millions views and more than one million subscribers on YouTube in just 15 days and they are aiming to have 6 millions subscribers to made a record of having more subscribers in one months.
What is Diriliş Ertuğrul or Ertugrul Ghzai ?
Diriliş Ertuğrul is a tv production by Turkish Radio and TV (TRT) and it was first broadcasted in December, 2014. The serial was a hit and it kept increasing its episodes. However, the exact number is not known because Turkish episodes were often of 2 hour long, but Netflix cut it to 47-50 minutes per episode.
it is also knows as “Turkish Game of Thrones” and it took the international audience by storm. This serial is the most popular TV production in recent yearsin Turkey. However, it is widely popular across the Muslim world and the Middle East, despite a recent ban in Gulf countries and Egypt where it is being seen as part to revive the Ottoman empire.
PM Imran Khan shared his views on This series and recommended Pakistani youth to watch it.
The prime minister Imran Khan said, “Pakistani youth can learn about Islamic history and ethics by watching the Turkish drama.”
The serial was a gift by the Turkish president and PTV has not to pay to buy it’s rights.
Diriliş Ertuğrul is broadcasting on PTV every night and it’s dubbed episodes in Urdu are also available on YouTube.