Saath Nibhaana Saathiya 2 is the sequel to the long running television series Saath Nibhaana Saathiya season 1 which had a run from 2010 to 2017. It is based on Star Jalsha’s Bengali series Apon Ke Por. The first episode of the second season of this drama series was telecasted on 19th October 2020 on Star Plus channel. It is also streamed on Disney + Hot Star. The producers of the show are Rashmi Sharma and Pawan Sharma under the banner of Rashmi Sharma Telefilms.
Saath Nibhaana Saathiya season 2 has been directed by Pawan Kumar Marut, Pawan Sahu, Ajay Mishra and Yash Sinha. Sanyukta Sharma is the creative director. The leading roles are being played by Harsh Nagar and Sneha Jain.
The central characters of the series are Anant and Gehna. Gehna used to be the domestic help in the Desai household but due to certain circumstances gets married to the youngest son of the Desai family, Anant and becomes the daughter-in-law of the Desai family. The Desai family is initially not inclined to treat Gehna as their daughter-in-law but with time she gradually wins their hearts and becomes their favourite family member. However, Gehna’s sister-in-law, Kanak Desai, is her enemy who constantly tries to create problems for Gehna. Gehna is able to overcome these problems with the help of her husband Anant. Gehna is also studying to become a lawyer. The plot is basically the various problems faced by the Desai household and the ways in which Anant and Gehna together solve those problems and keep the family intact.
Season 2 of the series has retained some characters from season 1, notably Gopi Bahuaka Ahem Modi. Recently, a dialogue from the serial Rasode Mein Kaun Tha went viral all over the social media.
Gehna is the former maid of the Desai household and currently the wife of Anant Desai. She is the daughter of Kusum and the elder sister of Swara. Gehna’s role is being portrayed by Sneha Jain. Sneha Jain is a model and television actress. Her debut television series was Krishna dasi in 2016. She played the role of Purva Deshmukh in that serial for a few episodes before being replaced. Thereafter, she appeared in a few episodes of Crime Patrol prior to landing the role of Gehna in Saath Nibhaana Saathiya 2. Sneha hails from Mumbai.
Anant Desai is the youngest son of Jamuna and Praful Desai and the brother of Hiral, Pankaj, Tia and Chetan. He is also the husband of Gehna Desai. Anant Desai’s character is being played by Harsh Nagar. Harsh Nagar has been into acting since 2011. He has appeared in some movies such as Mujhse Fraandship Karoge, Love Day- Pyar Kaa Din and Always Kabhi Kabhi. Apart from Saath Nibhaana Saathiya 2, he has also acted in another television serial titled Kartik Purnima. Harsh Nagar hails from Delhi but came to Mumbai to pursue a career in acting. He has trained under Anupam Kher and Barry Jones.
Kanak Desai is the first wife of Pankaj Desai, the elder brother of Anant Desai. Kanak Desai’s character is being portrayed by Akanksha Juneja. Akanksha Juneja is known for playing negative roles or vamp characters in television serials. Her debut television series was Mahayatra. She acted in the first season of Saath Nibhaana Saathiya as well. Thereafter, she appeared in Dil Se Di Dua, Saubhagyawati Bhava and Bade Acche Lagte Hain.
SaathNibhaanaSaathiya 2 is telecasted from Monday to Saturday at 9:00 pm IST. The running time of the show is 20-22 minutes.