Shaheer Sheikh to feature as Manav, Ankita Lokhande back as Archana in Pavitra Rishta2


Guwahati: The popular hit TV show ‘Pavitra Rishta’ will be coming back on Ekta Kapoor’s digital platform ALTBalaji and fans are elated by the news! On Sunday, the Instagram account of the OTT platform recently unveiled the first look of part 2 of the show. It appears Shaheer Sheikh will feature as Manav, replacing late actor Sushant Singh Rajput, whereas, Ankita Lokhande will return to the screen as Archana.

Although the show ended in 2014, seven years down the line, it is still most revered. One of the prime reasons for its success was actor Sushant Singh Rajput. The late superstar made his first appearance as a lead with Pavitra Rishta however, no one can forget the impact he has left with his many characters. And to keep his legacy on, ZEE5 and ALTBalaji have the biggest announcement of 2021 to make – Pavitra Rishta will come back in a new slick avatar titled “Pavitra Rishta…it’s never too late”.


Directed by Nandita Mehra, written by Nikita Dhond, Gautam Hegde & Ritu Bhatia, the production of the digital series will commence soon.

Pavitra Rishta had a stellar cast comprising of late Sushant Singh Rajput, Ankita Lokhande, Hiten Tejwani, Asha Negi, Rithvik Dhanjani, Karan Veer Mehra, and others. While Usha Nadkarni will be returning as Savita Deshmukh (Manav’s mother), the makers are tight-lipped with regards to the other cast members of the second season.