All those who are addicted to the idiot box are quite updated and well aware of the soap operas that ruled the roost in the year 2012. Gone are the days when viewers had to be content with just one or two serials to pep up their evenings. Today, there are innumerable serials that not only interest the audience, but also make the viewers feel like they were an extension of their own family!
Serials like Iss Pyar Ko Kya Naam Doon, Madhubala - Ek Ishq Ek Junoon, Ek Hazaron Mein Meri Behna Hai, Pavitra Rishta and Bade Acche Lagte Hain to name a few were among the top 10 serials that enticed the audience in the year 2012.
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Bade Acche Lagte Hain
Bade Acche Lagte Hain on Sony TV revolves around the life struggle of Priya and businessman Ram. This serial by Ekta Kapoor's Balaji Telefilms is one of the most loved serials today.
Balika Vadhu on Colors is set in rural Rajasthan. It narrates the story of a child bride Anandi. Having been married at the tender age of eight, to an equally young Jagdish, she enters a new world which is at once alienating and confusing.
Dil Dosti Dance
Dil Dosti Dance on Channel V is an immensely popular serial based on the youth and their ambitions.
Diya Aur Baati Hum
Diya Aur Baati Hum on Star plus has been a TRP topper for the past consecutive 10 months. Diya Aur Baati Hum revolves around Sandhya Kothari daughter of Kanchan and Arvind Kothari. Sandhya aspires to be an IPS officer.
Ek Hazaron Mein Meri Behna Hai
Ek Hazaron Mein Meri Behna Hai on Star Plus is about two sisters and their relationship, Jeevika and Manvi. The story revolves around the bottomless affection for each other.
Iss Pyar Ko Kya Naam Doon
Iss Pyar Ko Kya Naam Doon on Star Plus has been consistently maintaining its position as one of the top ten daily dramas on Indian television ever since it premiered in June 2011.
Kya Huaa Tera Vaada
Kya Huaa Tera Vaada on Sony TV is mainly about the struggle of a married woman named Mona. It is produced by Ekta Kapoor of Balaji Telefilms.
Madhubala - Ek Ishq Ek Junoon
Madhubala on Colors is a story of a girl born on the sets of a Bollywood film who grows up to be a beautiful girl. She has no aspirations of entering the film industry, but fate compells her to act.
Pavitra Rishta on Sony TV portrays the simple life of common middle-class families of the Mumbai city and the day to day problems which they face.
Punar Vivah on Zee TV is the story of two individuals, Aarti and Yash, set in the city of Bhopal. Aarti is a divorcee with a son, Ansh. Yash is a widower with two daughters, Payal and Palak.