DD to Re-Telecast Irrfan Khan’s Show ‘Shrikant’: How to Watch 

The TV serial is based on Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyaya’s novel.

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Irrfan Khan in 1987 TV serial Shrikant.

On Wednesday, 29 April, Irrfan Khan, one of India’s most gifted actors passed away, leaving behind a legacy of great performances and films. He was known for his versatility, portraying characters with ease in films like Maqbool, The Namesake, Piku, among several others.

One of his early iconic performances was in the 1987 TV serial Shrikant, which fans can now watch thanks to a daily re-telecast at 3:30 pm by Doordarshan National.

The TV serial aired on Doordarshan from 1985-1986 and is based on Sarat Chandra Chottopadhyaya’s novel Shrikant. It was directed by Pravin Nischol, and starred Irrfan Khan, Ashwini Bhave, Mrinal Kulkarni, Sujata Mehta and Farooq Shaikh.

The story follows the life and journey of a man named Shrikant, played by Farooq Shaikh and is set in the late 19th to early 20th century India.

DD National Channel Number List For Tata Sky, Airtel, Videocon D2h

DTH ProviderChannel Number
Dish TVChannel 193 (SD), 4030 (HD)
Tata SkyChannel 114
Independent TVChannel 205
Airtel Digital TVChannel 148
Videocon D2HChannel 149
Sun Direct DTHChannel 310
DD Free DishChannel 1
d2hChannel 149
Cignal Digital TVChannel 171 (SD)

Where to Watch DD National Re-Telecast Shows Online?

Apart from watching the re-telecast shows on TV, people can also watch it online by downloading the official app 'NewsOnAir'. The app is available on both App store and Play store for IOS and Android users. People can download it and access all the shows from the app.

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