1. Sahil and Vedika from Aapke Aa Jane Se
Sahil Agarwal and Vedika Mathur’s love story from Aapke Aa Jane Se is an unconventional romance that proves love knows no bounds and certainly age is no bar. The Zee TV show stars Suhasi Dhami as 42-year-old Vedika, a conservative, independent widow who has a daughter, Arya. Karan Jotwani plays Sahil, a 24-year old careless but kind heir of the Agarwal Gold Industry in Kanpur.
The daily soap traces the love story of Sahil and Vedika, as their society and family continue to oppose their romance. This coming-of-age love saga got us to dig out more such age-gap romances shown on television.
2. Guddan and AJ from Guddan: Tumse Na Ho Payega
Guddan: Tumse Na Ho Payega is the love story of India’s younger mother-in-law. Guddan, who is always deemed as incapable of accomplishing a task by those around her, ends up getting married to Akshat Jindal. Akshat, better known as AJ on the show, is businessman gone sour after his wife’s death.
The narrative follows the blooming of a romance and a soft corner for each other between AJ and Guddan, despite the circumstances they get married in.
3. Vikrant and Isha from Tula Pahate Re
Age-gap between the protagonists Isha Nimkar (Gayatri Datar) and Vikrant Sranjame (played by Subodh Bhave) is the centre of attention in leading Zee Marathi show Tula Pahate Re. However, regardless of the challenges thrown at them, Vikrant and Isha – Vikisha – are keen to make their relationship work.
4. Jai Walia and Bani from Kasamh Se
Speaking of reel age-gap romances, Kasamh Se‘s Jai Walia and Bani Dixit’s names pop up on the top of the list. Jai and Bani, played by Ram Kapoor and Prachi Desai respectively, became one of the famous TV show couples of the early 2000s. Faced with opposition and hurdles imposed their relatives, Jai and Bani overcome all the odds only to sustain a happy marriage.
5. Manikarnika and Raja Gangadha Rao from Jhansi Ki Rani
Because when it comes to age-gap between partners, even historical characters make the cut. Manikarnika aka Manu and Raja Gangadhar Rao from Zee TV show Jhansi Ki Rani easily. However, objections were no exception to his pair too. Politics and societal welfare may have distanced the King and Manu but they always found a way back to each other.
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