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The story of the new Star Jalsha show Tunte is a symbol of empowerment and resilience

The Telegraph gets you the details

The Telegraph Published 05.06.23, 09:45 AM
(L-R) Dipanwita Rakhshit, Syed Arefin, A moment from the show

(L-R) Dipanwita Rakhshit, Syed Arefin, A moment from the show

The new Star Jalsha show Tunte follows the extraordinary story of Tunte, a skilled artisan and weaver, who embarks on a quest to fulfil her dreams of becoming a fashion designer.

Raised in a village, Tunte dreams of making her mark in the fashion world in a bustling city. However, destiny takes an unexpected turn when she finds herself working as a house help in the influential business family of Lahiri’s, renowned for their chain of retail stores. Tunte’s dreams of becoming a fashion designer appear to shatter, but her indomitable spirit refuses to be crushed.


Through a gripping narrative, the show unravels the challenges Tunte encounters on her path to becoming a fashion designer. The show delves into the often unseen struggles faced by Tunte being a house help, shedding light on the importance of fighting for her rights and aspirations. Tunte’s tale becomes a powerful symbol of empowerment and resilience, inspiring viewers to stand up against societal barriers and never give up on their dreams.

Dipanwita Rakhshit breathes life into the character of Tunte, capturing her strength, determination, and unwavering spirit. Syed Arefin shines as Rongon, the youngest son of the Lahiri family, who will become an unexpected ally in Tunte’s journey, providing support and encouragement during her quest.

The show is produced by Acropolis Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. which is renowned for shows like Gaatchara, Mon Phagun, Irabotir Chupkotha and many more.

As Tunte’s journey unfolds, audiences will be immersed in a world filled with hope, determination, and the power of never giving up. The meticulously designed sets, costumes, and cinematography will transport viewers into the heart of the narrative, making them feel like an integral part of the story.

Tunte premieres on Star Jalsha from June 5, Monday-Sunday at 7pm.

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