HYDERABAD: Cricket lovers in the Telugu states find it difficult to watch the Karthika Deepam serial due to IPL matches which are being telecasted at the same timing of serial that is at 7.30 Pm. Now the Karthika Deepam actress Premi Viswanath had gifted a plasma Tv of 32 inches to the serial fan who had recently requested the BCCI President Ganguly to change the timings of IPL as his family watches the Karthika Deepam Derial at 7.30.
Karthika Deepam is undoubtedly one of the most popular serials which is being telecasted by Star Maa at 7.0 Pm every day.
This serial is connected with audience of all section and actress Premi Vishwantah is well known as Vantalakka. This serial regularly has a TRP rating of 18.
Recently Pavitra Shivacharan of Suryapet had tweeted Ganguly requesting him to Change IPL timings from 7.30 to *.00 Pm so that his family can see the favourite serial of their choice Karthika Deepam along with the IPL.
Even the Star Maa had responded over this and re tweeted saying that it look like a genuine request of a fan.
In general the IPL matches will be Starting at 8.00 Pm every year but the IPL board has taken the decision to start the matches at 7.30 Pm as teh players are getting late in the night to return to their places if match starts at 8.00 PM.