There is nothing new about women playing central characters on the small screen. But what's new is that a host of shows in Hindi general entertainment channels (GECs) are focusing on matriarchy. The script is written in such a way that these characters stand out.
Single mother and jewellery magnate Durga Devi or DD has been taking care of her daughter Roshni, her mother and in-laws and brother single-handedly. She is the perfect example of a working mother who not only earns a living but also takes good care of her house.