'Poonkatru' is a very well publicized and notorious Tamil TV serial which features on Jaya TV. 'Poonkatru' made its debut on 30th June, 2016, and has aired more than 150 episodes till now. It continues to screen on Jaya TV from 6:30 PM to 7 PM and then again the next morning from 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM. The TV series became so famous and prominent that it was dubbed in Hindi as well, and called “Ghar Ek Sapna” which features on Sahara One channel. 'Poonkatru' is a family story about a woman whose husband does not love her, and is not accepted by her in-laws. It displays the struggle of an innocent woman fighting her own battles to get the affection she deserves. A classic, with enough drama to shed a tear, 'Poonkatru' depicts the life of a woman in a lonely and evil world where she has nobody.
Created by Ananda Telecommunications and directed by Ajai Sinha, 'Poonakatru’s' running time is 22 minutes and always leaves the viewer meddlesome and prying about the story. Written by one of the most prominent epitomes of Tamil film industry, Gajra Kottary has disseminated a classic. Another great thing about this classic, is that all of its 166+ episodes are available on the internet, on sites like YouTube and Daily Motion. The show will complete its one year anniversary in June 2017. It is also the most watched TV show according to stats on Jaya TV, and has won a few awards in December 2016. With an average rating of 4.3 out of 5, 'Poonkatru' is a must watch if you love drama and are a tear-jerker. 'Poonkatru' shows promise and has the potential to be the longest running TV show on Jaya TV beating “Sonthangal” and “Jai Veer Hanuman.”