Rajan Shahi’s “Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai” won the Best TV show award at the Bollywoodlife.com awards, a digital award show that was recently held. Actress Shivangi Joshi, who plays Sirat in the show, was given the Best Actress award.
The show first went on-air in January 2009 and featured Hina Khan and Karan Mehra in lead roles. Their daughter Naira, played by Shivangi takes the story forward. She gets married to Kartik, essayed by Mohsin Khan. They face a lot of hurdles and challenges in their life but never let it affect their relationship. However, recently Naira falls off a cliff and the story now revolves around Kartik and Naira’s lookalike Sirat, a boxer.
“Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai” is produced under Shahi’s banner Director’s Kut Productions and airs on Star Plus. It also features Swati Chitnis, Sachin Tyagi, Niyati Joshi, Harsha Kandeparkar, Ali Hassan, Shilpa Raizada, Niyati Joshi, Hrishikesh Pandey, Ashita Dhawan and Priyamvada Kant.