The Indian Doctor. Dr. Prem Sharma (Sanjeev Bhaskar)
The Indian Doctor

The Indian Doctor

  • TV comedy drama
  • BBC One / BBC One Wales
  • 2010 - 2013
  • 18 episodes (3 series)

Period comedy drama starring Sanjeev Bhaskar as an Indian doctor who finds work in a South Wales mining village in the 1960s. Stars Sanjeev Bhaskar, Matthew Aubrey, Sion Pritchard, Ceri Murphy, Ayesha Dharker and more.

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Series 2, Episode 4 - Quarantine

With Trefelin under quarantine, supplies are getting low.

Further details

With Trefelin under quarantine, supplies are getting low. Despite Prem's attempts to piece together the evidence, the real source of the outbreak is still unknown. As one by one the miners who played cards in Ceri's barn fall victim to the virus, it seems that Dan knows more than he is letting on about how he fell ill. Meanwhile, Megan is helping Emlyn keep law and order, and between them they come up with a plan to get more food from the next village. It seems that things are finally getting back to normal, until Mary arrives with some terrible news.

Broadcast details

Thursday 1st March 2012
45 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 21st March 2012 10:45pm BBC1 Wales
Thursday 21st June 2012 5:15pm BBC HD
Sunday 23rd September 2012 4:15pm BBC1 Scot
Sunday 23rd September 2012 4:50pm BBC1
Sunday 25th January 2015 7:00pm Drama
Tuesday 19th January 2016 9:00am Drama
Tuesday 19th January 2016 4:00pm Drama
Tuesday 9th February 2016 9:00am Drama
Tuesday 9th February 2016 4:00pm Drama
Wednesday 10th February 2016 1:00am Drama
Friday 8th April 2016 3:45pm BBC2
Friday 12th August 2016 1:40am Drama
Saturday 3rd September 2016 2:20am Drama
Thursday 8th October 2020 1:45pm BBC1

Cast & crew

Sanjeev Bhaskar Dr. Prem Sharma
Ayesha Dharker Kamini Sharma
Mali Harries Megan Evans
Ifan Huw Dafydd Owen Griffiths
Jacob Oakley Dan Griffiths
Erica Eirian Sian Davies
Dafydd Hywel Ceri Joseff
Alun Ap Brinley PC Emlyn Dawkins
Naomi Everson Gina Nicolli
Mark Heap Herbert Todd
Naomi Battrick Verity Todd
Indira Joshi Pushpa Bakshi
Rhys Ap William Dafydd Lewis
Sara Lloyd Mary Lewis
Guest cast
Carwyn Glyn Carwyn Rogers
Rebecca Harries Meinir Rogers
Dion Davies PC Jones
Writing team
Catrin Clarke Writer
Production team
Lee Haven Jones Director
Eryl Huw Phillips Producer
Tom Ware Executive Producer
Deep Sehgal Executive Producer
Gerard Melling Executive Producer
William Oswald Editor
Venita Gribble Production Designer
Barnaby Taylor Composer

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