Kanika Maheshwari aka Meenakshi is back in the sequel ‘Tu Sooraj Main Saanjh Piyaji’


Star Plus’ popular TV’ show ‘Diya Aur Baati Hum‘ is all set to return on television screen with it’s second season. Titled ‘Tu Sooraj, Main Saanjh Piyaji!’ is all set to be on air from April 3.

Kanika Maheshwari

However, Deepika Singh is not the sequel of the show but another popular face from Diya Aur Baati Hum is returning.

According to report in entertainment portal Spotboye.com, Kanika Maheshwari aka Meenakshi Rathi will continue to play the same character in ‘Tu Sooraj Mein Saanjh Piyaji.’

The equation between Bhabho aka Santosh Rathi, played by Neelu Vaghela, and Meenakshi Rathi, was loved by the audiences and the two will reunite once again.

Earlier it was being said that Kanika won’t return in the sequel because she was offered The Kapil Sharma Show, but things didn’t work out. So now, Kanika will continue her grey character.

‘Tu Sooraj Mein Saanjh Piyaji’ will take off from where Diya Aur Baati Hum ended. It will take a leap of 20 years and showcase the Rathi family with a few old and new faces. Sandhaya and Sooraj’s daughter Kanak Rathi will play the lead role.