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Weyyak announces Ramadan lineup

Weyyak, Zee’s VOD platform targeted at Arabic-language speakers, announced its special Ramadan line-up for 2019 at a special event at Gold on 27, Burj Al Arab.

These shows include Arabic, Syrian, Turkish series, Indian-dubbed Arabic shows, and Bollywood films for global audiences.

Audiences can look forward to the Arabic-Syrian series Bab Al Hara season 10, Tauk Al Banat and Jarat El Ayam series exclusively shown on their online platform. Other shows include Mamlaket Al Ghager and Super Mero.

These shows promise interesting story lines. For instance, the Bab Al Hara season 10 portrays the journey of French soldiers who entered Al Hara and began a war that resulted in violent clashes with villages in Syria. Arabic show Mamlaket Al Ghager is based on the world of gypsies and their nomadic daily rituals. Law Jarat Al Ayyam is a poignant story that addresses many social issues and daily concerns of citizens.

Weyyak will feature Indian-dubbed Arabic series such as Fidya season 5, Begusarai season 2, Noqta Al Sater season 2, Daqit Alb and Mann Aana during Ramadan 2019. Fidya season 5 will feature Indian celebrities Divyanka Tripathi & Sharad Malhotra. Begusarai will star celebrities Shweta Tiwari and Shivangi Joshi. Societal issues will take centre-stage in Noqta Al Sater. Daqit Alb is a docu-drama hosted by Surbhi Jyoti and Meiyang Chang, with each episode portraying the challenges faced by people in everyday life. Mann Aana emphasizes societal matters such as discrimination based on gender.

With an interesting mix of content, Weyyak aims to provide compelling content for viewers in the month of Ramadan 2019. Weyyak’s content can be accessed on their app.