Turkish tv series Resurrection: Ertugrul is set to break a world record of most new subscribers in a month on YouTube.
After being aired on the state-run Pakistan Television (PTV), TRT Ertugrul by PTV, the serial’s YouTube channel, crossed 1 million subscribers.
“Now, it is time to make historical past by reaching 6.6 million subscribers earlier than May 26th, 2020 and make the #ErtugrulYouTubeRecord,” TRT Ertugrul PTV wrote on Twitter.
It additionally known as on followers of Ertuğrul Ghazi, father of the Ottoman Empire’s founder Osman I, to subscribe to http://youtube.com/trtertugrulptv.
PTV dubbed the series in Urdu after Prime Minister Imran Khan visited Turkey final yr and was knowledgeable concerning the content material of the series.
On April 25, coinciding with the primary day of Ramadan, PTV aired the primary episode of the favored Turkish TV series that highlights the historical past of Muslims in the course of the 13th century.
Shortly after the 45-minute lengthy first episode was broadcast, #ErtugrulUrduPTV was trending with viewers welcoming the series as they shared some scenes from the primary episode on social media.
Often described because the Turkish Game of Thrones, the series is woven round 13th century Anatolia and tells the story prior to the institution of the Ottoman Empire. It illustrates the battle of Ertuğrul Gazi, father of the empire’s founder.
Other Turkish TV series have additionally change into vastly widespread in Pakistan.
Turkey, Pakistan and Malaysia agreed final September to battle the rising international pattern of Islamophobia, primarily in the West. The trio of countries determined to launch a tv channel devoted to confronting challenges posed by Islamophobia and to produce movies on Muslim heroes.