‘Diya Aur Baati Hum’ to return soon with a sequel
'Diya Aur Baati Hum', which is an adaptation of popular Turkish show ‘Fatmagul’, a love story and a tale of a small child, will return soon on Star Plus, with a sequel 'Tu Sooraj Mein Saanjh, Piyaji'.
The sequel marks the homecoming of popular character Bhabho with the next generation of the Rathi family, a press release issued here said.
Also, a Turkish show that has been winning hearts of viewers worldwide titled 'Fatmagul' will be adapted in India titled 'Kya Kasoor Hai Amla Ka?', the release said.
The story tackles complex emotions and a sensitive subject of violation of the innocence of a woman. The show is set in scenic Dharamshala and is being remade with Indian sensibilities, it said.
"Ek Aastha Aisi Bhee by Ved Raj and Dheeraj Sarna is a story of God's special child, a girl who brings a fresh and unique perspective on faith.
Then there is a love story, 'Dhhai Kilo Prem', being made by Sandiip Sikcand in collaboration with Balaji Telefilms.
The four shows offer powerful characters and entertaining stories which are sure to make afternoons a special time of the day for Indian women in the 'Star Plus Dopahar' slot between 12.30 pm to 2.30 pm from April 3, the release said.
"We, at Star Plus, are constantly striving to re-frame and reinvent Hindi entertainment television. There is a sizeable television viewing audience in the afternoon. Currently, the only options available to these viewers are repeat telecasts," Narayan Sundararaman, General Manager, Star Plus, said in a statement here.