Staff Correspondent
Based on the story written by renowned literateur Anisul Hoque the teledrama ‘Baba Ashben’ is going to air on 16 December. Directed by Habib Shakil, the drama includes Mehazabien Chowdhury, Arun Biswas, ATM Rasel, Masum Bashar, Joyie and Ima among others.
About the drama Habib stated, “This is the first time I am directing a drama for the Victory Day. We have just wrapped up shooting in various places of Uttara. I have had the opportunity to work with Mehazabien before; as a result it was easy to co-ordinate at the set. She would be seen in the role of Asha.”
The teledrama will be aired on NTV on 16 December at 9pm. ‘Baba Ashben’ a story of a girl rescued from a Pakistani camp by the end of the war. Asha represents all the women who faced hardship during the liberation war. After her rescue, she is taken to an ashram where she reminiscent her past. The ashram contains women who had a similar fate like Asha. Freedom Fighter Yusuf rescues Asha and takes her to a hospital. After her recovery, she is taken to the ashram. Soon she starts to remember her past. She starts to worry about the fate of her parents and her siblings. A letter is sent to her home. She counts her days eagerly waiting for her father to arrive.