Entertainment: Colors TV serial “Balika Vadhu” has recorded as the long-running soap opera in the Limca Books of Record, with a run of over 2,000 episodes. What began as a show that highlighted the social evil of child marriages in the country, went on to gain mass popularity and ensured that every Indian household knew of a certain character named Anandi.
“The show’s meaningful content, endearing story-line and inspirational characters have created a strong impact on the mind of the viewers. As the show enters the Limca Book of Records and achieves this brand new milestone, we would like to graciously thank our viewers for their everlasting support in making ‘Balika Vadhu’ an industry-wide benchmark,” Manisha Sharma, programming head of channel Colors, said in a statement.
Apart from the issue of child marriage, Balika Vadhu also went ahead and tackled several other issues that face the Indian society today.
As far as the current narrative is concerned, Balika Vadhu is now gearing up for a love triangle between Nandini (Mahhi Vij), Amit (Avinash Sachdev) and Krish (Ruslaan Mumtaz).