1. Aaliya confesses she has a crush on Arshad
Ishq Aaj Kal is the latest offering from India’s fastest growing OTT platforms ZEE5. The ZEE5 Original web series is set in the thriller space with a romantic angle. A spin-off of Zee TV show Ishq Subhan Allah, the digital drama is a first-of-its-kind in India. Starring Angad Hasija, Ankitta Sharma and Paras Kalnawat in the lead roles, the web show has opened to a positive response. As we wait for the finale of the series, here are five best moments from the show fo far.
After much prodding, Aaliya Jaffri (Ankitta Sharma) finally confesses that she has a crush on their hotel owner Arshad Ali Khan (Angad Hasija). Thereafter begins the journey of a new bond between Aaliya and Amaira (Shagun Jaswal).
2. Aaliya and Faraz's sensuous dance
Aaliya’s chemistry with Faraz Sheikh (Paras Kalnawat) is one of the major highlights of the eight-part web series. In case you missed it, watch it here:
3. Naaz finds out Aaliya and Amaira are step-sisters
Naaz Khan (played by Kavita Ghai) is Arshad’s aunt and Amaira’s mother. It is later revealed that Amaira is Naaz’s illegitimate child from Imran Jaffri, Aaliya’s father. Thus, they are both step-sisters. What step will Naaz take hereafter? Watch in this episode of Ishq Aaj Kal at 09:00 minutes.
4. Aaliya bats for inter-faith marriage, goes against Arshad
In episode seven of Ishq Aaj Kal, we see that Arshad is against an inter-faith marriage taking place in his hotel. He holds conservative views while Aaliya sees nothing wrong in the union of two lovers. Thus, after much discussion, Arshad asks her to take care of all the arrangements of Zeenat and Savio’s wedding. Amaira is plotting against Aaliya and tries to create a ruckus at the reception but Aaliya saves the day!
5. Munmun goes missing, Faraz doesn't get selected to go to Mumbai
The closing episode of Ishq Aaj Kal shows that Munmun (Roshmi Banik) goes missing and Aaliya’s search for Munmun leads her to Barkat Ali. Meanwhile, Naaz orders Arshad to add Amaira’s name to the list of interns selected for their Mumbai branch hotel. Amaira tells Arshad that Faraz took advantage of her which leads to the latter’s suspension.
Aaliya, Amaira and Paresh get selected for the Mumbai brand of Grand Imperial Hotel. What will Faraz’s next step be? Will Amaira take him back? Will Aaliya be able to find Munmun? Share your views on Ishq Aaj Kal in the comments box below.
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