'Shaktimaan' is back!

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After 'Ramayana' and 'Mahabharat' Doordarshan is bringing its iconic show 'Shaktimaan' back

Actor Mukesh Khanna as Shaktimaan (Twitter)

If you are a kid from the late 90's or early 2000's then here is a good news that might make you nostalgic.

Doordarshan is bringing the iconic indian superhero show 'Shaktimaan' back to TV.

Amid the 21-day lockdown due to coronavirus, doordarshan came up with an idea to keep the public engaged and entertained in difficult times like this.

It first brought 'Ramayana', 'Mahabharat', 'Circus' and 'Byomkesh Bakshi' back on 28th March and now after public demand the channel has decided to bring 'Shaktimaan' back.

Actor Mukesh Khanna (our very own Shaktimaan) himself took to twitter and shared the news with everyone.

The show is all set to be telecast from April 2020 at 1pm everyday for one hour.

This news has made so many people happy and nostalgic. We all remember the thrill and excitement each time we heard the show's opening theme song and we all remember wanting to be shaktimaan at some point.

Well, it is safe to say that the 21-day lockdown has not been entirely bad, it did result in some little joy like this!