Alpha Marathi believes in seeking inspiration from Marathi literature
in order to woo the discerning Maharashtrian audiences. Its programme
Pimpalpaan aired on Mondays during prime time is dedicated
to writings of Marathi writers.
channel has now announced that legendary writer, the late Jaywant
Dalvi's path-breaking play Purush will be aired on Monday,
7 April, onwards in the 9:30 pm slot. Sayaji Shinde and Pratiksha
Lonkar will star in the serial which is directed by Shrirang Godbole.
The play Purush has won several awards including the prestigious
state award for the best play. Alpha Marathi's Pimpalpan
had earlier aired Andharachya Parambya written by Dalvi.
Pimpalpan has covered the works of renowned Marathi authors
such as Vyanktesh Madgulkar (Vavtal), SN Pendse (Octopus),
Manohar Talhar (Manus), Vijay Tendulkar (Kamala) and
CT Khanolkar (Dushtachakra).