It has been a devastating one yr for followers and family members of Sushant Singh Rajput. After the actor’s loss of life final yr, the discharge of Pavitra Rishta’s net model is bittersweet for individuals who have adopted the present for Manav and Archana (performed by Sushant Singh Rajput and Ankita Lokhande). As Ankita reprises her position within the net present, Shaheer Sheikh is taking charge as Manav. Whereas followers of the present are excited to see the brand new chapter on this love story, a piece of the viewers has been demanding its boycott claiming nobody can ever substitute Sushant within the lead. They’ve additionally accused the makers of manipulation by bringing the present again.
Ankita Lokhande lately chatted with indianexpress.com and mentioned the trolling she obtained personally and for the present. Sharing that she doesn’t actually wish to touch upon individuals who wish to boycott the present, she says, “That’s their want”.
She, nevertheless, has a stupendous message for followers who’ve waited for the present. “There are individuals who actually love Archana and Manav. And I’m so grateful for them to have showered us with a lot love. We received this chance to entertain them once more. Pavitra Rishta is all about love and has stunning sentiments connected to it, not only for me however many within the viewers. I hope they just like the present as soon as once more and provides us equal love,” she mentioned.
Whereas she is hesitant to discuss the trolling she obtained after Sushant’s loss of life, Ankita mentioned that negativity has develop into part of social media. “Actually, social media has introduced us nearer to our followers but additionally there may be a lot trolling concerned. On the finish of the day, everybody has a alternative. I can not go about telling folks that I’m good and they need to love me. I’ll go about dwelling my life and I can not fear about individuals judging me. I by no means have. My household is my power and I can struggle something or anybody with their assist.”
The actor additionally feels ladies are extra weak on social media. “Don’t observe me in the event you don’t like me. Additionally, I’m effective with what you inform me however after they drag your loved ones, it’s unacceptable. It actually will get bitter then,” she says concerning the trolls.
She additionally says that Pavitra Rishta returns in a brand new mould to fulfill a brand new viewers on the digital medium. “While you discuss Pavitra Rishta, you discuss love. It’s all the primary time a love story will come on the internet which has no kissing, touching — the couple stays fairly aside (laughs). There’s a part of my followers who’re of their 60s, 70s, who could not have nonetheless entered the digital house. Additionally, the younger era is hooked on to the house and thus they are going to get launched to Pavitra Rishta. I can confidently say which you can watch our present with your loved ones. It offers you a really homely, relatable really feel.”
Beginning September 15, Pavitra Rishta 2 will stream on ZEE5.