Arjit Taneja’s sudden exit from Kumkum Bhagya came as a surprise for fans of the television show. They are in for another surprise, only this one may turn out to be a pleasant one. The makers of the show have decided to cast Ishaan Singh Manhas as the new face of Purab. The actor who has previously played the role of Samar Raizaada in Ek Mutthi Aasmaan has serious competition ahead of him. It was reported that Gunjan Utreja of Madhubala fame was in talks with the makers. If all goes well, by the end of October, the character Purab will have a new face.
As reported by Bollywoodlife, Arijit Taneja was not pleased with his role in the show, which he has been playing for nearly two years. Now the report mentioned his main agenda behind quitting the show was to enter the house of Bigg Boss, the reality show which is hosted by Salman Khan. However, the report further mentioned Arjit Taneja remained a little hush-hush about his participation since actors can only confirm their participation after officially entering the house of Bigg Boss.
Bigg Boss has been the platform where not-so-well-known celebrities of television industry got an opportunity to gain fame. Actor Arijit Taneja had been anyway a part of a most watched Hindi television show.
Meanwhile, fans of Arijit Taneja and Ishaan Singh Manhas can be glad that their favourite television actors have not decided to go completely off the screen of television.
As for viewers of Kumkum Bhagya, it may be tough for them to see Purab receiving a completely different facial identity. Nevertheless, that’s how Hindi television shows have been like over the years.
Remember the many faces of Mihir in Smriti Irani’s famous television show Kyunki Saans Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi?