Country of origin India
First episode date 18 March 2002
Network Star Plus
|Original language(s) Hindi|
Final episode date 23 May 2008
Executive producer Ronnie Screwvala
|Created by UTV Software Communications, Tenn-Speed TV India|
Written by Rajesh Beri & R M Joshi
Directed by Ravi Raj ,Gurudev bhalla,Amitabh sinha, Vikram Ghai
Opening theme "Bhabhi" by Udit Narayan & Indira Menon"Rang Mile" by Shreya Ghoshal
Program creator UTV Software Communications
Cast Shilpa Shinde, Manish Goel, Puneet Sachdev
Similar Miss India (TV series), Meher (TV series), Tum Bin Jaaoon Kahaan
Bhabhi title star plus
Bhabhi (Sister-in-Law) is an Indian Hindi language soap opera that premiered on 18 March 2002 on STAR Plus. The series was produced by one of India's popular production house, UTV Software Communications, also known as UTV. It has ended on STAR Plus but is currently re-aired on TV Asia channel in USA. It ran for six years for a total of 1328 episodes, making it one of the longest running shows on Hindi television.Its title role of Bhabhi (Saroj) was played by Neha Mehta.
Saroj is forced to assume the mantle of the daughter-in-law and give solace to Tilak's mother. She manages to save her life but is devastated at her loss. The adulation, love and total acceptance from each member of the family numbs her so completely that she decides, for the moment, to accept her position as "Pushpa bhabhi".