Colors Bangla will bring two captivating shows, Jahaanara and Mukhosher Arale, from September 3. The new fiction shows will add hues of drama, action and romance to primetime programming on Bangla television with Jahaanara airing at 9pm and Mukhosher Arale airing at 9:30pm, from Monday to Friday. Mukhosher Arale will replace Ke Hobe Bangla r Kotipoti.
Rahul Chakravarti, Business Head, Colors Bangla and Odia, said, “Colors Bangla takes pride in showcasing a variety of content that appeals to both the masses as well as niche audiences looking for specific genre of shows. We are closely appraising the response of viewers to our content and are trying to satiate their requests with unique programming propositions. With Jahaanara, we are focusing on a topic that’s untouched in Bengali television space while a show like Mukhosher Arale accentuates the pride of patriotism with a flavour of family and romantic drama. Our philosophy from the onset has been to bring only the best-in-class, and with the new shows Colors Bangla promises viewers edge-of-the-seat entertainment.”
The story of Jahaanara is set in a backdrop of a conventional Muslim community and society. It tells the tale of two sisters, Jahaanara and Rubina, with strikingly opposite personalities and outlook to life, as they take on the traditional custom of ‘triple talaaq’. Shweta Mishra makes her debut as the protagonist ‘Jahaanara’ with actor Payal Dey taking the mantle of her elder sister ‘Rubina’. After a series of devious plotting and unfortunate twists and turns, both sisters are eventually married to the same man, who feints behind religious customs and traditions. Playing pivotal roles are Sraboni Banik, Sumit Samaddar, Ananda Ghosh and Kushal Chakraborty.
Mukhosher Arale magnifies the feeling of patriotism and the undying love for one’s country. Playing the role of the protagonist ‘Jhinuk’, Sarmishtha Acharjya goes up against the enemies of the country and uncovers the conspiracies to create national unrest. But the life of a patriot faces many more trials and tribulations as Jhinuk is torn away from the love of her life ‘Arko’ played by Arko Paul Chowdhury and thrown into the chaos of trying to safeguard the country. Supporting the cast of the show are Bratya Basu, Rajib Chatterjee and Biswajit Chakroborty.