And the much-awaited Ramayan episode was finally telecast on April 18, 2020, where good wins over evil and Lord Ram (Arun Govil) kills Ravan (Arvind Trivedi) after Vibhishan (Mukesh Rawal) instructs Ram to shoot an arrow at Ravan's stomach, that contains amrut (elixir of life) if he wants to end him. Ultimately, Ravan dies, but not before uttering the words "Shri Ram." And viewers, who were waiting for this episode to air since the Ramanand Sagar show began its re-run on March 28, 2020, immediately took to Twitter to hail the victory of good over bad. Ramayan TV Series Returns To Television During COVID-19 Lockdown: 12 Interesting Facts About The Ramanand Sagar Show That You Need to Know.
Doordarshan also shared the clip of Ram shooting Ravan and after he falls down, everyone rejoices.
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Right from calling 'Ravan Vadh' the first-ever surgical strike to tweeting 'Happy Dussehra' Twitter was filled with all sorts of reactions.

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A COVID-19 Joke... Too Soon?:

Doordarshan's epic mythological shows, Ramayan and Mahabharat were one of the firsts to return to television and re-air in time of the on-going nation-wide lockdown because of the Coronavirus pandemic. Ever since, the premiere episode, epic moments from Ramayan, like the Ram-Sita Kalyanam (marriage), Sita Apaharan, Angad's insult of Ravan and Meghnaad-Laxman battle have made it to Twitter trends with netizens enjoying every single episode of the 1986 show. Well, keeping in tandem with Ram's victory over Ravan, Jai Shri Ram!

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Apr 18, 2020 10:08 AM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website