The Holy Month of Ramzan is about to start. Muslims around the world observe the month of Ramadan with immense respect. They devote their time in worship. In Pakistan, the month of Ramadan is also observed with great respect and passion. People love to spend time in worship and help each other during Suhoor and Aftar hours by setting up meals on roadside. Mosques also get filled with worshipers. People love to practice Islam more in this month.
Every year, Pakistani television channels air romantic comedy dramas during the holy month of Ramadan. This year again, four romantic comedy dramas will be aired daily. These dramas will air at 7:00 Pm and 9:00 pm, in the middle of these two hours, the daily episode of ongoing weekly drama will be aired. 7:00 to 9:00 pm is also the Taraweeh time. The Ramadan romantic comedy plays include Chand Tara, Janjal Pura, Fairy Tale and another Geo TV’s play.
Well, after seeing promos or reading the news of the romantic comedy plays, the public got furious. People are saying that these channels are blatantly airing the romantic comedy dramas during the month of worship. Public is saying that the month of Ramadan comes once a year and these channels want people to completely forget about worship and spend time in entertainment. Many people urged the public to boycott such dramas and focus on the worship and prayers. People requested the television viewers to stay away from Tv screens during worship hours. One Facebook user said, “if they have to make dramas, they should make Islamic dramas like Yeh Raah Mushkil Nahi”. A lot of people were angry and they said that they avoid the dramas. One Facebook user was angry on the drama writer for justifying watching dramas in Ramadan. Well, most of the people expressed their views on a story posted by Reviewit’s official Facebook page. Here we have gathered maximum comments where people condemned the airing of romantic comedy shows. Have a look at the pictures: