- PM Imran met the founding crew of common Turkish drama serial Ertugrul, led by Kamal Tekden.
- The assembly mentioned intimately the proposed tv collection on the well-known Kardad Turk Lala.
- A number of ministers and personalities from the Turkish and Pakistani movie business attended the assembly.
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday urged the Pakistani leisure business to take inspiration from the well-known Turkish present and provide you with a top quality native manufacturing to offer the youth with a welcoming Ertugrul-like various of substandard and glamorized content material.
“If Pakistani film and drama industry presents quality local production, it will not only progress but also provide the youth with an alternative of substandard and glamorized content, which will be welcomed like that in the case of Ertugrul,” he stated.
The prime minister expressed these views throughout a gathering right here with the founding crew of common Turkish drama serial Ertugrul led by Kemal Tekden.
Minister for Info and Broadcasting Senator Shibli Faraz, Kashmir Committee Chairman Shehryar Khan Afridi, and the representatives of Turkish and Pakistan movie business have been current within the assembly.
The assembly mentioned intimately the proposed tv collection primarily based on the position of famend Sub-continent character Turk Lala within the Khilafat Motion, to be produced via cooperation between Turkey and Pakistan.
The prime minister stated Pakistani dramas have been very talked-about on this planet till the last decade of Nineteen Eighties.
He stated the Pakistani movie and drama business have been wanted to work for the promotion of native tradition in order that the West-inspired youth could possibly be made privy to their true tradition and saved from social evils confronted by the brand new technology of neighbouring nations as a result of telecast of Western content material.
The prime minister additional stated it was unlucky that the brand new technology was not conscious of the golden period of Muslims’ rule within the Sub-continent.
Efforts needs to be made to the foil the designs of propaganda mongers by producing movies and dramas on that golden period, he added.
Chairman of Kashmir Committee Shehryar Khan Afridi apprised the assembly of the necessary position of Turk Lala within the Khilafat Motion and his significance in Turkey.
The assembly additionally highlighted the significance of making consciousness among the many youth about their heroes in historical past.
Kemal Tekden, whereas appreciating the prime minister’s determination of telecasting Turkish dramas in Pakistan, stated Imran Khan and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan shared the imaginative and prescient that the creation of consciousness among the many youth about their historical past and tradition was very important for the event of a rustic.
In addition to, he instructed the prime minister that June 30 was celebrated as a nationwide day in Turkey yearly within the honour of Turk Lala.
Tv collection on Turk Lala wouldn’t solely create consciousness among the many youth about Khilafat Motion but in addition add a brand new chapter in Pak-Turkey relations, he added.
The prime minister, whereas appreciating the challenge of proposed tv collection on Turk Lala, assured full cooperation of the federal government.
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What’s the Ertugrul collection about?
Initially produced by the Turkish state-owned media firm TRT in collaboration with a personal firm, the historic drama “Diriliş: Ertuğrul” has acquired a sweeping response from Pakistan and world wide.
The collection was later dubbed into numerous languages and was streamed on-line world wide.
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Created by Mehmet Bozdağ, the favored TV collection options Engin Altan Düzyatan within the lead position.
The collection depicts the pre-history of the Ottoman Empire, chronicling across the plight of the nomadic Kayi Oghuz Turkic tribe, led by Ertugrul, the daddy of Osman I, the founding father of the Ottoman Empire.
“Diriliş: Ertuğrul” can be obtainable with English subtitles on Netflix and YouTube which has contributed to its recognition past Turkey.