Celebrating 2 Years of Afsaan: A Character of Compassion, Pureness, and Sincerity


As we celebrate two years of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Gangubhai Kathiawadi we can’t be far behind in celebrating the perfect characters he brings to life with his writing. Apart from Gangu herself, another iconic character was Afsaan, played by Shantanu Maheshwari.

Compassion: Shantanu’s character, Afsaan, has been a shining example of compassion, attracting fans all around the entire world. Afshaan supports her emotionally, protects her, and shows true concern.

Afsaan’s purity of heart and intentions have been a source of inspiration for many. Shantanu’s character Afsaan shows purity through his endless backing and his commitment to Gangubai.

Shantanu has portrayed Afsaan with truthfulness and sincerity on screen, offering words of encouragement or standing by Gangubai during difficult times, Afsaan’s sincerity strengthens their bond and underscores the depth of his character.