The TV serial Nakushi will be telecasted on Star Pravah Marathi from October 10 at 7 pm Monday to Friday. The serial will be based on the issue of female infanticide and related problems in rural Maharashtra. The story has a young girl named Nakushi playing the lead. She narrates the story of her life to the audience.
Nakushi will be one of the few serials on Marathi having rural Maharashtra as its background. With Ratrees Khel Chale getting good TRPs, Nakushi will be set in the villages. The story aims to bring to light the burning issue of negligence and perversion towards girl children.
The title Nakushi means unwanted in Marathi. Naming a girl child so is a recent practice in rural areas. The story tries to unearth such predicaments in the society. Gender inequality ang unjust practices to get rid of the female child is prevalent across the state. Nakushi focuses on such a household and a family. The audience will be viewing the story from the eyes of the young.
Nakushi will be telecasted on Star Pravah from Monday to Friday at 7 pm.