Sweet news for the makers of television serial ‘Jogula’ at the 200th episode telecast celebration! The Kannada television serial ‘Jogula’ a television serial on ‘Badige Thaayi’ - surrogacy is now liked by the makers in Marathi and Bengali language. It will be remade in both the languages according to Zee Kannada program head Paramesh Gundkal. ‘Jogula’ is ‘Agai’ in Marathi language.
It was not just an ordinary celebration of ‘Jogula’ 200 episodes at Solitaire Hotel in Bangalore on Saturday evening. The prominent actors in the television serial – Smt.B Jayasri for getting the doctorate and Rangayana chair person posting and Manjunath Hegde for getting Nataka Academy award were felicitation for thunderous applaud.
At the same function the Blog Bok of ‘Jogula’ that discuss on various aspects related to the televisions serial ‘Kaduva Beladingalu’ was released and distributed to the guests at the celebration moment.
‘Jogula’ 200 episodes is not big news in television circle says a quiet and intelligent director Vinu Balanja. The ‘Jogula’ brand has evolved to Zee Kannada and it is very popular among the other family based television serials. In the cream of prime time 8 to 10 this is having a wide reach said Paramesh Gundkal.
Paramesh Gundkal recalled an important incident where lady from South Asia in charge of Wall Street Journal coming to the office and discussing on the television serial ‘Jogula’. She had found out four cases of Surrogacy in Karnataka. When she was told the plus and minus of Surrogacy is touched in the television serial she got convinced says Paramesh Gundkal.
The screenplay and dialogue writer Sathyamurthy Anandanur is of the opinion the socio political and poetic justice is met in this television serial. For one level of popularity the strong story line and Vinoo Balanja are responsible he says.