Ankita Lokhande & Shaheer Sheikh start shooting for Pavitra Rishta 2.0, share their first look as Archana and Manav

Ekta Kapoor's popular TV show, Pavitra Rishta, is getting a web version. Starring Ankita Lokhande, Sushant Singh Rajput, Usha Nadkarni and others, the daily soap gained much popularity for the simple storytelling, and performances. Pavitra Rishta 2.0 went on floors today. Ankita will continue playing the role of Archana whereas Shaheer Sheikh has replaced Sushant aka Manav post the actor's unfortunate demise. 

Pavitra Rishta 2.0 will premiere on ALT Balaji. The new additions to the franchise are Randeep Rai, Pooja Bhamrrah and Asheema Vardaan. Sharing pictures from the set, ALT Balaji's team wrote, "Sometimes in most ordinary lives, we find the most extraordinary love stories! Witness the extraordinary love story of Manav and Archana."


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Ankita shared a boomerang with the clapboard and wrote, "Pavitra rishta "

According to reports, Suchitra Bandekar will be playing Ankita aka Archana's mother. However, she is yet to confirm the same. Pavitra Rishta premiered in 2009 with Ankita and Sushant as Archana and Manav. In 2011, Sushant quit the show and was replaced by Hiten Tejwani. Pavitra Rishta ended in 2014.

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