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Aakash Aath Presents Ashapurna Devi's Iconic Literary Work 'Agnipariksha' In ‘Sahityer Sera Somoy’ Series


News Desk, News Nation 360:  One of the popular General Entertainment Channels Aakash Aath, launched Padmashri Smt Ashapurna Devi's much-acclaimed work from the Bengali Literature, 'Agnipariksha' as the new story to be aired in the series, 'Sahityer Shera Somoy'. Agnipariksha’s story revolves around Tapasi, a singer who has been married forcefully as a child to an old village zamindar's grandson Bulu. Back at home, her parents discover the truth and vow to wipe out every single memory of Tapasi ever being married. Years later, Tapasi has now grown up to be a lovely young lady and is in love with Kiriti. She introduces Kiriti to her mother, who approves of him and plans to marry them. Things change when Tapasi finds out that she has already been married in her childhood. This creates a conflict in her. As others find out this secret and ostracize Tapasi. How will Tapasi and Kiriti deal with this stigma? Will they triumph in their love? Sambhavi Mukherjee will be seen portraying Tapasi's childhood. Veronica Mona Dutta is going to be seen as a young Tapasi. Swarnava Sanyal is going to play village Zamindar’s grandson, Bulu. Mafin Chakraborty will be seen in the character of Chitralekha and Biswabasu Biswas will be essaying the role of Kiriti. Manoj Ojha is playing the role of Manindra, Suchandra Chowdhury as Hemaprobha and Bodhisattwa Majumdar as Kanti Mukherjee. 'Agnipariksha' is directed by Bijoy Jana. Promita Bhattacharya has penned the dialogues and has also written the script. Eshita Surana Poddar and Priyanka Surana Bardia, Directors of Aakash Aath jointly stated that this time, they are introducing Smt Ashapurna Devi’s classic 'Agnipariksha', which was also made into a blockbuster hit movie featuring the legends, Uttam Kumar and Suchitra Sen. They are quite upbeat with the choice of actors and the way the episodes are shaping up and eagerly await the audience reaction. 'Agnipariksha' is on the telecast in the 'Sahityer Sera Somoy' series starting 24th April 2023, every Monday to Saturday at 7:30 pm on Aakash Aath.

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Report : Anustup Kundu

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