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Celebrating a revolution

Celebrating a revolution
Doordarshan National telecasted the National Award winning film – Manthan yesterday, (26 November) at 9:30 am to celebrate this year’s ‘National Milk Day’.

The 1976 hindi film made by Shyam Benegal and jointly written by Verghese Kurien is set amidst the backdrop of the White Revolution of India which started in 1970. 

The title track of the film- Mero gaam kathaparey has been popularly used as the soundtrack for the television commercial for Amul.

This day is being observed across the country to commemorate the birth anniversary of Verghese Kurien, also known as the father of White Revolution in India.
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