New Delhi: Ayodhya is gearing for a star-studded Ramlila this Dussehra, the first to be held since the construction of the Ram temple began in Ayodhya.
Zee News quoted reports as saying that popular Bhojpuri film star and Gorakhpur BJP MP Ravi Kishan, Delhi BJP MP and singer-actor Manoj Tiwari, actor Vindu Dara Singh, veteran actors Raza Murad, Shahbaz Khan, Ritu Shivpuri, and famous comedian Asrani will portray various characters from ‘Ramayana’.
Around 22 popular Bollywood celebrities will participate in the Ramlila which will be held between October 17 to 25 at the historic Lakshman Fort Temple ground in Ayodhya.
Who will play what?
Asrani – Naradmuni
Shahbaz Khan – Ravana
Manoj Tiwari – Angad
Ravi Kishan – Bharata
Vindu Dara Singh – Hanuman
Ritu Shivpuri – Kaikai
Raza Murad – Ahiravan
Kavita Joshi – Sita
Sonu – Lord Ram
Ayodhya Ramlila Committee, which is organising the Delhi Ramlila on behalf of Maa Foundation Delhi told Zee News that it will be a virtual Ramlila considering the COVID-19 pandemic.
It can be watched on television, YouTube, and various social media platforms, the organisers told ZeeNews.