5 Similarities Between Kumkum Bhagya’s Pragya-Prachi That Prove Like Mother, Like Daughter

Actress Mugdha Chaphekar shares an uncanny resemblance to her onscreen mother Sriti Jha. Read to find out how the Kumkum Bhagya stars are similar.

1. Kumkum Bhagya actors Sriti Jha and Mugdha Chaphekhar aka Pragya and Prachi are similar in age

Sriti Jha and Mugdha Chaphekar in a gown
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Mugdha Chaphekar recently joined the cast of leading Zee TV show Kumkum Bhagya. Mugdha plays the role of Prachi, the elder one of Abhi and Pragya’s twin daughters. However, we couldn’t help but notice certain similarities between Mugdha and her onscreen mother Sriti Jha.

To begin with, both Mugdha and Sriti are of about the same age. Sriti is 33-years-old whereas Mugdha is a year younger, at 32.

2. Mugdha and Sriti are voracious readers

Sriti Jha and Mugdha Chaphekar reading
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Both Mugdha and Sriti describe themselves as avid bookworms. Scroll through their Instagram and you’ll know what we are talking about!

3. Just like Pragya and Prachi, Sriti and Mugdha are traditional at heart

Kumkum Bhagya actors Sriti Jha and Mugdha Chaphekar in a saree
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As seen in the latest episodes of Kumkum Bhagya, Pragya and Prachi are quite the simpletons. So are Sriti and Mughdha! They both love to dress in simple clothes – saree seems their favourite though. And in an exclusive conversation with us, Mugdha even revealed that she and Sriti bond over similar choice of movies and songs too!

4. Mugdha and Sriti, both, started off young

Throwback photos of Sriti Jha and Mugdha Chaphekar
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Sriti was just 21 when she first faced the cameras! As for Mugdha, the Satrangi Sasural star was just 14 when she made her debut.

5. Common onscreen mother - Supriya Shukla

Sriti Jha and Mugdha Chaphekar with Supriya Shukla
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Another interesting thing common to Sriti and Mugdha is that they both have worked with Supriya Shukla. The latter played Sriti’s mother Sarola Arora on Kumkum Bhagya and Mugdha’s mother-in-law in a show prior to that.

Can you think of any more similarities between Mugdha and Sriti? Let us know in the comments box below.

Watch the latest episodes of Kumkum Bhagya, now streaming on ZEE5.