The show was directed by Mahesh Bhatt. It revolves around the life of Svetlana, who was a mistress of a rich man. After the death of the man, her life took a huge swing and she had to fight for inheritance against the family of the man.
6. Astitva… Ek Prem Kahani
The story focuses on the concept of women’s identity through the character of Dr. Simran, who embodies patience, consistency, and suppression in a subtle way. Dr. Simran was a gynecologist who fell in love and eloped with a man who was 10 years younger than her.
Extramarital affairs are no new thing in society. The show “Saans” highlighted the issue in a sensible way. Neena Gupta and Kanwaljit Singh played the couple. The couple had to call it off as the male lead character was involved in an extramarital affair with another woman.
The series was known as the first ever Indian soap on contemporary urban women and was the first Hindi language drama series that ran for about 5 years. Tara and her 3 other friends were shown as the idol feminists.