Friendship Day: 7 Types Of Friends We All Have That Are Represented Well On Our TV Shows

From Karan and Preeta to Kalyani and Anupriya, this Friendship Day 2019 look at different types of friends on our TV shows which we can all relate to.

1. Karan And Preeta, Friends Who Are Secretly In Love

Shraddha Arya And Dheeraj Dhoopar As Preeta And Karan In Kundali Bhagya
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Friendship day is just around the corner. It’s time to appreciate the presence of the people you can go back to at the end of the day to chat and laugh with. TV shows also gave us some such iconic friendships which have lasted years despite their problems, and friendships that have grown into love. Here’s a list of a few friendships that struck a strong chord with the audience.

On Kundali Bhagya, Karan and Preeta started out as friends. Now everyone around them knows they are in love. However, Karan and Preeta keep denying their feelings for each other. They fight and annoy each other but still trust each other above everyone else. More recently their friendship has gone downhill with Preeta set to marry Prithvi. Let’s hope this friendship day brings their relationship back on track.

Watch an example of Preeta and Karan’s love in friendship here.

2. Prachi And Ranbir Are Frenemies

Still from Kumkum Bhagya with Prachi
Still from Kumkum Bhagya with Prachi

On Kumkum Bhagya, Prachi and Ranbir meet in college and it took a while for them to become friends. They started out constantly fighting with each other whenever they met. Ranbir always tries to avoid Prachi, while Prachi doesn’t think he is smart enough to be her friend. But Ranbir also comforts Prachi when she is stuck in one of Rhea’s plans. Prachi also admits that Ranbir is a nice person when he goes to jail to save her. Will they take this new found friendship to the next level? Only time will tell.

3. Asmita And Shaan Are Childhood Friends

Still from Yeh Teri Galiyan with Vrushika
Still from Yeh Teri Galiyan with Vrushika Mehta

On Yeh Teri Galiyaan, Asmita has come up from tough conditions after being born in a brothel. She has come up in life to become a police officer. Throughout her life, she had the support of her childhood friend Shaan. Throughout their lives Shaan and Asmita’s friendship has been tested. However, they have dealt with everything to stay together.

4. Anupriya And Kalyani, Prove Mothers Are Your Best Friends

Tujhse Hai Raabta’s Anupriya Deshmukh Is Not The Step-Mom We Grew Up Watching
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On Tujhse Hai Raabta, Anupriya is Kalyani’s step-mother. Breaking from the stereotype of a regular step-mother, Anupriya is always by Kalyani’s side against the rest of the family. Kalyani even considers Anupriya as a friend and confides in her about everything. This mother-daughter duo have even started going to college together. Kalyani even helps Anupriya answer the exam paper, which is what best friends do.

5. Paakhi And Natasha, Friends From Work

Still from Hamari Bahu Silk with Paakhi and Natasha
Still from Hamari Bahu Silk with Paakhi and Natasha

On Hamari Bahu Silk, Paakhi gets a job working as Natasha’s voice over artist. They end up becoming colleagues where Paakhi tries to help Natasha get her big break. They becomes friends during work and face the pressures and challenges of their jobs together.

6. Tika, Tilu And Malkhan: The Guy Gang

Tika, Tilu And Malkhan On Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hain
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On AndTV’s, Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hain, Tika, Tilu and Malkhan are the perfect bros. They are always found together. Usually they are trying to woo women passing by or figure out a new jugaad to earn money from somewhere. While their plans to get women and money always fail, they end up failing as a group and stick together.

7. Happu Singh And Beni Are Drinking Buddies

Still from Happu Ki Ultan Paltan with Beni
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On Happu Ki Ultan Paltan, Happu Singh is a policeman and the father of 9 kids. Beni is Happu Singh’s brother-in-law but ends up becoming a good friend. He allows Happu Singh to be away from his crazy family for a while and relax with a drink or more. Happu Singh vents his frustrations while Beni gets to have company instead of drinking alone.

Name a more iconic duo from your favourite show, in the comments below, we’ll wait.

Watch the story of young friends who come together to form a rap group with RejctX, the newly released ZEE5 Original.

Or watch some of the iconic friendship Hindi Movies like Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander and Maine Pyaar Kiya on ZEE5.