Pakistan and Turkey are thinking about working on a joint mission to provide a historic TV series, in step with a reliable statement issued by the Pakistani high minister’s workplace.
Prime Minister Imran Khan Thursday mentioned the concept with main Turkish director Kemal Tekden and his group, who met with Khan at his workplace in Islamabad.
Tekden, who directed the famous Turkish TV collection “Diriliş: Ertuğrul” (“Resurrection: Ertuğrul”), arrived in Pakistan on a five-day go to in advance Thursday.
According to the assertion, Khan welcomed the Turkish group and praised their paintings in generating the ancient Ertuğrul collection.
The facets additionally mentioned the proposed joint TV collection dubbed “Turk Lala,” which is to spotlight the function performed via way of means of Muslims of the Indian subcontinent at some point of the Balkan War.
Lala, withinside the Pashto language, refers to “elder brother,” and the collection is ready the function of Muslims from the subcontinent who went to Turkey in 1920 and fought in opposition to the imperialist forces.
Most of the Muslims who helped the Turkish facet traveled from present-day Pakistan below the Khilafat Movement flag – a marketing campaign to help the Ottoman Empire withinside the early twentieth century.
Turkey and Pakistan experience ancient members of the family way to assist prolonged at some point of Turkey’s War of Independence.
The assembly became additionally attended via way of means of Information Minister Sen. Shibli Faraz, Kashmir Committee Chairperson Shehryar Afridi, and main actors from the Turkish and Pakistani movie industries.
Afridi briefed the most suitable at the proposed collection and stated Turk Lala performed a crucial function withinside the Khilafat Movement.
He became regarding Abdur Rehman Peshawari, who held the difference of turning into one of the first actual newshounds of Anadolu Agency (AA) while it became based withinside the early 1920s.
Born in 1886 in Peshawar, the capital of Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, to the rich Samdani family, Peshawari deserted his research to sign up for the human beings’ assignment to assist Turkey at some point of the First Balkan War.
“This collection (Turk Lala) will teach our more youthful technology approximately our heroes,” Afridi stated, highlighting the significance of Turk Lala in Turkey and his function withinside the Khilafat Movement.
Tekden lauded Khan’s flow to broadcast Turkish dramas on state-run Pakistani Television.
“Both Prime Minister Khan and Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan have the equal imaginative and prescient that young people may want to play a crucial function withinside the improvement of any united states of America and they (young people) have to be knowledgeable approximately their records and culture,” Tekden stated.
“We study June 30 each yr as a countrywide day in appreciate of ‘Turk Lala’ in Turkey,” he added.
Highlighting the proposed collection, he stated it’d create a brand new bankruptcy withinside the ancient dating among Pakistan and Turkey and the young people of each international location could study the historic function in their heroes.
Speaking at the occasion, Khan stated, “‘Resurrection: Ertuğrul’ has won plenty recognition in Pakistan due to its story.”
He stated Pakistani dramas and movies had been very famous internationally till the 1980s.
“When Muslims had been ruling the subcontinent … it became a golden age of our records. But unfortunately, our more youthful technology does now no longer realize approximately it,” Khan stated.
He proposed to provide extra TV collection on that “golden technology and additionally counter the propaganda.”
Last month, Khan publicly advocated that human beings must watch “Yunus Emre: Aşkın Yolculuğu” (“Yunus Emre: The Journey of Love”) to discover their hobby in Sufism.
The blockbuster collection is being broadcast below the title “Raah-e-Isahq,” meaning “Path to Love,” with Urdu dubbing on Pakistan Television, already having attracted a big viewership.
It follows the report-breaking historic drama “Resurrection: Ertuğrul,” which has taken Pakistan via way of means of storm. Already turning into a family call withinside the South Asian united states of America, “Resurrection: Ertuğrul” has set but any other report as its Urdu YouTube channel ultimate week reached almost eleven million subscribers.