The new serial on Star Jalsha will also show a three-generation-long rivalry between their families.
Last Updated: 05.26 AM, Jul 15, 2022
Leena Gangopadhyay and Saibal Banerjee are back with their new love story on television. This time, their story will delve into two medicine students Pokhraj and Radhika, played by Saptarshi Moulik and Sonamoni Saha respectively, and their families' rivalry. The promo was released a couple of weeks ago and the serial will be dropped on Star Jalsha on July 18. The show will also be streamed on Hotstar. OTTplay has reported earlier that Leena Gangopadhyay is back with a new show, Ekka Dokka. Finally, Star Jalsha has officially announced the show.
Ekka Dokka features Radhika, an MBBS student, who is the younger daughter of the Majumdar family. Radhika and Ankita, are two sisters. While Ankita has studied LLB Radhika has followed her father’s footsteps and decided to become a doctor. The two sisters share a very cordial relationship. On the other hand, Pokhraj represents the respected Sen family. Sens are a family of doctors and own a renowned medical college and hospital. Medicine was Pokhraj’s natural calling.
Sonamoni Saha, playing the role of Radhika, has consolidated her position by portraying strong inspiring characters in Devi Chodhurani and Mohor. Saptarshi Moulik won hearts across Bengal with his turn as Dinka in Sreemoyee. In the show, he is seen as the loving son who stood by his mother against every challenge thrown at her. The other notable cast members of the mega are Aparajita Ghosh Das, who is making a comeback on TV after a couple of years. Anashua Majumdar, Ashok Bhattacharya, Chandan Sen, Malabika Sen, Sudip Mukherjee, Moyna Mukherji, Bhashkar Banerjee, Dulal Lahiri, and others will also be seen in the show.
Produced under the banner of Magic Moments Motion Pictures, Leena Gangopadhyay is the writer and creative director and Saibal Banerjee is the director of Ekka Dokka.
“It will be a clutter breaker for the channel as the storyline is packed with heightened drama and emotions showcasing the journey of two youngsters bearing the torch of family rivalry. The story will remind our audience of their college stories. We are extremely proud to present Ekka Dokka with such a powerful casting. We are confident that viewers will like the show,” said the spokesperson from the channel.