Iravil Oru Pagal was a famous television serial broadcasted on the Doordharsan channel in the year of 1989. Before Satellite television had stormed the country, the Doordharsan Madras aired the television serials with limited episodes. One such serial was Iravil oru Pagal, which began in the year of 1989 and ended in the month of February, 1990.
This serial aired from 7.30 PM to 8.00 PM. It was a thriller series directed by
Suresh Menon, the actress Revathi's former-husband. The Cast included Suresh Menon, Revathi, R. Charlie, V.K. Ramasamy, Sukumari and others. The title music of the serial was so amazing that even today, most of us still recall the melodious instrumental number along with another famous number called 'Aasai Nilave, Pesum Malare..' which was brilliantly sung by K.J.Yesudas.
This was a story of a blind woman and an escaped convict. The character of the blind woman named Nancy was played by the actress Revathi. The story begins with the escaped convict entering her house and without even knowing anything about him, Nancy (Revathi)still gives him shelter in her home.. The story then focuses on the events which unfold in and around their lives.