Chandigarh : Police comedy FIR on SAB TV has successfully completed around 1000 episodes and provides heavy dose of entertainment to families across India. FIR with its interesting, entertaining and strong characters like Chandramukhi Chautala (Kavita Kaushik), Gopi (Gopi Bhalla), Billu (Sandeep Anand) have become household names and their Takiakalams are popular amongst every age group.
Recently on completion of 1000 episodes the cast along with EVP & Business Head, SAB TV, Mr. Anooj Kapoor came to Chandigarh to meet with their fans across the city. Mr. Anooj Kapoor, EVP & Business Head, SAB TV said, “FIR is one of our most loved shows which has high recall value amongst our viewers. Since its inception it has received overwhelming response from the viewers and it continues to generate popularity. On completion of 1000 episodes we wanted to celebrate this journey with our viewers and will engage with them across various cities in Punjab.”
Chandramukhi Chautala aka Kavita Kaushik added, “The kind of North Indian Haryanvi cop I play is very close to me in person as well. I love coming back to this part of the country for the food, locales, & people. It’s very heartening to see the way Chandramukhi Chautala is loved by one and all.” Gopi aka Gopi Bhalla said: “I belong to Patiala and have a strong connect with Punjab and its people. I am humbled by the response which I have got from my fans across India especially from Punjab.”
FIR will see entry of Vipul Roy as the male lead. Having basked under the glory of a female protagonist, the show will now see the storyline get even more interesting as the duo join forces against crime.Essaying the role of Senior Inspector Bhola Pandit who has been transferred to the city of Rawanpur, Vipul will be seen portraying a character that leaves people stunned with his adarshon aur asoolon wala inspector Giri; he is someone who bluffs a lot but at the same time is extremely innocent and nice at heart.
Bhola Pandit aka Vipul stated, “I’ve been eagerly waiting for the right opportunity to try my hand at comedy and when an offer from FIR came knocking on my door, I simply couldn’t resist! Everything about the show is a hit – the characters, the comic timing as well as the story line. In fact it is a hit with my own family! I am extremely proud to be associated with FIR; the show has garnered tremendous fan following and so has the cast and I’m extremely excited to start shooting with them.”
His entry in the show will see him being misunderstood as thug by Inspector Chandramukhi Chautala, only to later discover that he is a Senior Inspector appointed in her very own Imaan Chowki! With a series of hilarious sequences and twist & turns, Vipul’s entry will give the viewers a hearty dose of entertainment.