Khul Ja Sim Sim was a dub of Sesame Street that aired in India, and recently Pakistan. It began airing in Pakistan on PTV, five days a week, beginning in early April on Pakistan Educational Network. The Pakistani selection included 104 dubbed episodes of Open Sesame.
- Executive producer: Ghazanfar Ali (founder of Ilm Film)
- Translator: Shoaib Hashmi
- Dubbing adviser: Shoaib Hashmi
Hashmi returned to television comedy writing in 2005, after a 25 year break; many of his shows were "classics" in Pakistan, but his final series (Balila) was banned.
- "URDU VERSION OF SESAME STREET FROM APRIL", TV Explore, March 22, 2009.