Actress Akanksha Puri made her debut in Bollywood with Madhur Bhandarkar’s film Calendar Girls in 2015. After that, she was hardly seen on screen. But here is some good news for Akanksha’s fans out there! The hot babe will be making her television debut soon. Akanksha has bagged the role of Lord Ganesha’s mother Parvati in Sony Entertainment Television’s new show! According to, Sony is coming up with a new mythological show based on Lord Ganesha. The show will be produced by Contiloe Pictures, producers of the mythological show Sankat Mochan Mahabali – Hanuman.Also Read - Mika Singh's Car Breaks Down At 3 AM Amid Heavy Mumbai Rains, Around 200 People Come For His Help | Watch

The new show will revolve around the strong bond between mother and son, which is between Goddess Parvati and her son Lord Ganesha. The channel wanted to cast a beautiful girl who would play the character of mother Parvati and several actresses were approached for the same. Bollywood superstar Salman Khan’s co-actress in Lucky: No Time for Love, Sneha Ullal, was the first choice for the show, but due to some budget issues the casting was re-done. Then actress Madalsa Sharma, seen in south movies and also in Bollywood movies such as Samrat & Co, Dil Sala Sanki and Angel, auditioned for the Sony show. Femina Miss India 2012 Purva Rana also reportedly tried her luck for the show. But it is Akanksha Puri who has bagged it, it seems. Also Read - Akanksha Puri - Mika Singh Getting Married? Actor Attends Akhand Paath With Singer – Know Truth

Earlier, actress Sonarika Bhadoria, Pooja Bose and Suhasi Goradia Dhami have played the character of Goddess Parvati in Life OK’s top-rated show Devon Ke Dev Mahadev opposite Mohit Raina. Let’s see how Akanksha Puri fares in the new Sony mythological.

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