Story at his best, acting at his best. The pilot episode introduces the janitor of the guest house, John Rambo and he is holding a janitors wiper like a rifle or machine gun and a thrilling background music is playing. Almost forgotten but buried in sub conscious. Mehboob Alam acting was too brilliant. A rerun of some of these on International Channels would be highly appreciated by the older as well as the present generations, and enable the Pakistani as also the Indian communities living abroad to understand each others’ cultures and ways of life which are common in many ways so that there is more cordiality and congeniality among them henceforth. Why there is no mention of “Jhok Siyal”.

As the name indicates, the drama is based on the life and times of three characters — Faraz, Kashif, and Gulsher also known as Alpha, Bravo, and Charlie respectively — and these passionate young men wish to start their careers in the Pakistan army. The opening title screen for Dhuwan. One wonders why his classics are ignored! Wajid Ali Shah portrays Wajid, a journalist working for a newspaper reporting on crimes. The new constitution stipulated that all laws were to conform to the injunctions of Islam as laid down in the Quran. In India we loved these programmes as there was nothing comparable made in India. Mar 13, What about Karwaan caravan starring Huma Akbar I believe?

It will be interesting to see viewers from Lahore, Rawalpindi, Peshawar or Quetta put forth their top 10 and rank them From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Good old days, and thank you Zia for taking away that Pakistan and giving the present Pakistan to it’s present generation.

With the help of friends, she takes on the task of saving her family restaurant from going into ruins, and her family from breaking into pieces.

However, it is a welcome opportunity for nostalgia.

We like to say we’re going through a ‘revival’ of sorts when it comes to TV in Pakistan — but lets not forget dramas of yore, that were just as awesome in their day as Humsafar and Zindagi Gulzar Hai are now.


I would love to add Andhera Ujala n fifty fifty instead of Ainak wala Jin. Our society has regressed Big time. Smoke is a Pakistani TV drama serial. Story at his best, acting at his best.

The opening title screen for Dhuwan.

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She works for an official ministerial oversight committee tasked to keep Azhars operational activities under review, nayyar Ejaz portrays Salman, a business tycoon samandarr drug kingpin who has connections to narcotics and other criminal activities.

Kashif is originally the funny man responsible for providing most of the relief through his antics, pranks.

Qureshi, Sushma may come face to face in Abu Aamandar. The PTV transmission switched over from its black and white to color transmission in Mehboob Alam acting was too brilliant. The project began with a tent on the lot of Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation by Ubaidur Rahman where a transmission tower. Subsequently, many divisions were established throughout Pakistan by this team.


The show centers on a team of doctors in a hospital in Karachi and revolves around their routines at the hospital, the show starred Rahat Kazmi and Marina Khan in lead roles, was directed by Sahira Kazmi and written by Haseena Moin. I believe there are so many dramas will come in top She is very outspoken and has no qualms expressing her opinions and she has almost the same powers in the matters of the guest house as her husband, however, she scarcely uses them.

Naveed and Wajid train with their friend Hameed who is the owner of an arms store, Azhar was being monitored by an undercover officer Sara posing as a UN worker. She works for an official ministerial oversight committee tasked to keep Azhars operational activities under review, nayyar Ejaz portrays Salman, a business tycoon and drug kingpin who has connections to narcotics and other criminal activities Incidentally, this appears in his hospital as an intern.


What a golden time when women were actually depicted as educated, ambitious, independent individuals and not perpetually crying over a man. Views Read Edit View history.

Shameem is a good businessman. Undoubtedly all above drama serials are real gem of Pakistani TV history Where is Janjaal Pura?

Amanat Ali’s new drama serial Ishq Samandar on TV One

The television transmission started in if I’m not mistaken hence the drama could samabdar have been aired in A time for restraint.

The drama serial is one of the most famous dramas from PTV. It was an adaptation of the Book “Fathers and Sons”. The TV series details the life of a woman who is trying to resolve tensions between her father who runs a restaurant in city of Karachi called Alfonso, and mother an artist residing in Florida.

In the early days of PTV, drama serials were usually applauded for being richly diverse in their plots and they were appreciated in Pakistan and their quality content was cherished over the border in India as well. This first Managing Director and executive Aslam Azhar is widely considered to be the father of Pakistan Television, Private industries commercials were permitted with no fee, initially all the commercials of industrial conglomerates were tax-free with no additional charges.

Drmaa their helplessness, people in need of funds turn to Shylocks. No 2 for me was Kudha ki basti.