Jan 16, 2022 2:49 PM
Mumbai: Pragati Mehra is ‘thrilled’ that Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai’s (YRKKH) new track has clicked with the masses. The actor plays the role of Dr. Mahima Birla aka Taiji in this Rajan Shahi production.
“A show that has a loyal following that has become emotionally invested in its journey, obviously being part of such a show is a special experience. Even the fans have also embraced the new characters and storylines with equal enthusiasm. a feeling of happiness,” she says.
The third part of the YRKKH trilogy is currently on the air. Pragati adds that the show has added to her career. “It’s one of the oldest shows! It is a landmark in itself. And everyone yearns to have such shows in their professional profile. I’m blessed to have another chance, to do another show after Uttaran in my repertoire. In all honesty, actors don’t get to see shows on a regular basis because we shoot them! So I haven’t seen everything, but the audience loves the show and that’s what matters more than anything,” she adds.
On the best compliment she’s received so far, the actor shares, “Well, it’s a mixed bag. Some think it was a strong character, but the writers forgot to write it in. story. Others think this character will unite Abhimanyu (Harshad) and Akshara (Pranali). Some think she is a modern woman, others think she is too obsessed with herself. compliments and bricks will come your way considering what the character does in the narrative compared to Abhimanyu and Akshara.
The audience praises the authentic aspect of the show. “Yes, the show stays true to its title. It’s about relationships, romance and family. There’s a reason it’s called Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai,” she concludes.