Boycott Pavitra Rishta 2 trends: #BoycottPavitraRishta2 has been trending on Twitter since morning of July 13. Reason? Sushant Singh Rajput’s fans are upset with the fact that his iconic role of Manav in the original daily soap will now be essayed by Shaheer Sheikh. Ekta Kapoor’s hit television serial Pavitra Rishta si coming out with a sequel, this time on OTT. The show will see Ankita Lokhande reprise her role of Archana.
According to Rajput’s fans, no actor can do justice to Manav’s character better than Sushant Singh Rajput. Some also alleged that makers of the show are using Rajput’s fame, to mint money. Many also trolled Rajput’s ex-girlfriend Ankita Lokhande for agreeing to be a part of the show’s next season.
Here’s how fans have reacted to the sequel of Pavitra Rishta:
No one can replace this gem
No one has the guts to replace his character or him
He is with us
He is alive in our hearts
We will keep fighting for his honor
— 🌙 💕Yashi019 💕🌙 (@Yashi0011) July 12, 2021
Sushant started his career from Manav.
He showed his real nature in his role.
Please don't make money on name of Sushant.@anky1912 @ektarkapoor #BoycottPavitraRishta2
Our Manav Only Sushant 🦋 pic.twitter.com/VJmhQAHU4D
— 🦋🍃G R V🍃🦋 (@ssrfan011) July 12, 2021
If this lady really loved our SSR then she would never take part in this serial again 😶. Such a fake lady. Thank god SSR was break-up with her 😡🤒#BoycottPavitraRishta2
Eyes On Law Minister 4 SSR pic.twitter.com/MTEL4DgBYI
— Tuli 🦋|| Justice For SSR || (@SushantIsPhoton) July 12, 2021
The 2009 show had become very popular among the masses. Rajput and Lokhande’s love story was well-received by the audience and two gained immense popularity for their work on television. The duo also started dating during that time. The show ran for five years with 1424 episodes. The two went on to date for six years before parting ways as Rajput wanted to focus on his Bollywood career.
More about Pavitra Rishta 2
- Pavitra Rishta 2 features actors Ankita Lokhande and Shaheer Sheikh as Archana and Manav.
- The makers also shared the first look of the series recently. It shows Lokhande and Sheikh posing in character with a clapboard.
- While the original show was telecasted on television, the sequel will stream on OTT.
Sometimes in most ordinary lives, we find the most extraordinary love stories!
Witness the extraordinary love story of Manav and Archana. #PavitraRishta Filming begins; streaming soon on #ALTBalaji #ItsNeverTooLate@ektarkapoor @Shaheer_S @anky1912 @AsheemaVardaan @bcaunty pic.twitter.com/yIoHyjOGWk
— ALTBalaji (@altbalaji) July 11, 2021
- The new show also features Hiten Tejwani, Asha Negi, Rithvik Dhanjani and Karan Veer Mehra. Actor Usha Nadkarni will be returning as Savita Deshmukh (Manav’s mother) . The other cast members, however, are yet to be announced.
Rajput’s one year death anniversary
On June 14 this year, Rajput’s fans, friends and family members observed his one year since his untimely death. The actor had died by suicide last year during lockdown. Ankita Lokhande also remembered the actor through her social media posts on his first death anniversary. Read more here.