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    TV Series : Porus

    Country of origin : India
    Original language(s) : Hindi
    No. of seasons : 1
    No. of episodes : 80 (as of 16 March 2018)
    Camera setup : Multi-camera
    Running time : 24 minutes
    Picture format : 576i (SDTV)
    Original release : 27 November 2017 – present

    About Porus

    (TV Series)

    Porus is a historical-drama television series based on the life of Porus, King of the Pauravas, and Alexander The Great, and events that lead to their common destiny, Battle of the Hydaspes. It premiered on 27 November 2017 on Sony TV.

    The show was created by Siddharth Kumar Tewary of Swastik Productions. It is said to be the most expensive show on Indian television, having a budget of about INR 500 crores (roughly USD 80 million). In Sri Lanka, it airs on Sirasa TV, dubbed into Sinhala and titled as Digvijaya

    Owing to rivalries between Paurav Kingdom and Takshila and treacheries by Darius III, Ripudaman raises Purushottam/Puru/Porus in the Dasyu Kingdom. Puru grows big and after many challenges and incidents, finally meets his father, King Bamni and his mother, Anusuya (who had forgotten her memory for a long time). Anusuya again becomes the Queen and Puru/Porus becomes a Prince of Paurav Kingdom. Now, Porus starts plotting against the Persians in order to bring their truth to Bamni. He secretly burns a Persian market by concentrating sun rays with glass. The people get scared of the Persian glass and finally, Bamni orders to stop all glass-related businesses in Paurav Kingdom and asks Darius to send all the glass back to Persia. Meanwhile, Porus befriends Barsine in order to know Darius’ secrets.

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