Mehek Zee World: Plot Summary, Full story, casts, teasers
Mehek zee world series started on April 6th and replaced Gangaa. It is a story of Mehek Sharma, a talented cook who decides to pursue her passion by entering a cooking competition. However, her life takes a turn after she meets Shaurya, an arrogant judge of the competition.
About the series
Mehek, also known in India as Zindagi Ki Mehek is produced by Parin Media of Saurabh Tiwari. It aired earlier on Zee TV between September 2016 to September 2018 but will be making it’s debut on Zee World come April 2019. It stars Samiksha Jaiswal and Karan Vohra in lead roles.
In a new development, Zee world will be showing the series alongside a new cast assemble – The Gabella. Episodes from their own journey will run alongside the over 500 original episodes of Mehek.
Plot / Full story
Mehek is the story of a young girl from Delhi, India whose love for cooking is closely tied to her mother’s memories. Mehek lives takes a new turn however when she meets Shaurya, a rich and arrogant, restaurateur.
Meanwhile Eddie Gabela a successful businessman from Africa moves to Delhi with his wife Leleti, daughter Norah and son Dennis. Dennis has been implicated in a serious crime and whilst the family knows he’s innocent they are helpless to save him from these false accusations and decide to leave Africa for his safety.
Norah’s love life however takes an interesting turn when she meets and falls in love with Karan in India. Their relationship is a colourful imbalance of love and betrayal as the couple forges a life together in India.
Mehek and Shaurya story….
Shaurya Khanna is a rich and wealthy restaurant owner in Delhi while Mehek Sharma is a low confidence middle class girl. Cooking is her hobby and passion which she has inherited from her deceased mother.
Through her cooking, Mehek attains attention and importance that greatly pleases her would to-be husband Ajay and his materialistic family.
Meanwhile, Shaurya, the judge has a dislike for middle class girls and so insults her throughout the shooting of the show leading to a point where Mehek is publicly humiliated and she slaps Shaurya. Shaurya realises his mistake and apologises to her which she finally accepts.
In another development, Mehek’s cousin Nehal has a secret affair with Ajay. Ajay rejects Nehal and proposes to Mehek after her successful show run, he threatens her with revealing intimate pictures of them, forcing her to attempt suicide but she is saved by Shaurya. Shaurya then tricks Ajay into revealing the affair himself thus leading to his wedding with Mehek being called off.
Along the line Shaurya and Mehek develop feelings for each other. Shaurya’s mother Karuna fixes their marriage discussion which was ruined by Swetlana, Shaurya’s aunt.
As a fall out to this, Shaurya must first prove himself to Mehek and her family that he truly loves their daughter despite their differences. He does this wholeheartedly and manages to convince Mehek of his genuine love for her.
However, on their wedding day, Mehek is shocked to discover Shaurya has gone abroad to promote his new restaurant and has taken her mother’s recipes with him. It is then revealed that Shaurya was planning his revenge on Mehek all this while as he had not truly forgiven her for giving him a tough time despite his prestige status.
Mehek decides to live in the Khanna household to make Shaurya realise his love for her but this doesn’t prove so easy.
Sometimes later, Shaurya helps Mehek’s best friend Sonal elope with Mehek’s brother Mohit. This causes Mohit’s father to suffer a heart attack and the Sharmas blame Shaurya.
In a fit of rage, Mehek’s father vandalises Shaurya’s restaurant and in retaliation Shaurya gets their shops bulldozed. This leads Mehek to finally give up and leave Shaurya for good, as that proved to her that her love was not reciprocated.
Sometime later Mehek’s ex-fiance Ajay and Sonal’s ex-fiance Rohit abduct Mehek and try to rape her. Shaurya saves her in the nick of time but Mehek suffers serious injuries. Her family blames Shaurya and take Mehek away. Shaurya then has to prove all over again that he has fallen in love with Mehek, and eventually, the Sharmas accept Shaurya.
Before their wedding day, Shaurya organises security for Mehek but the chief officer has a connection to a dark secret from Shaurya’s past. Just before their wedding, he reveals to Shaurya that 12 years ago, as a child, Shaurya caused a car accident and the couple killed were Mehek’s parents.
A shocked Shaurya tries to come clean to Mehek but the ceremony continues and they are married. Unfortunately, Mehek finds out the truth and believes Shaurya deceived her. She is enraged but pretends to be happily married for the sake of her family.
When the Sharmas finally find out, they decide to reopen the case and Karuna is arrested. Finally all misunderstandings between the families are cleared up.
Mehek and Shaurya Honeymoon sub plot.. .
On their honeymoon in Rishikesh, Mehek witnesses a murder committed by Archie. Archie attacks Mehek and she is presumed dead in a drowning accident. A year later Shaurya returns to Rishikesh and runs into Vandana who looks exactly like Mehek but doesn’t remember him. He is able to bring her memory back and Archie is killed. Mehek and Shaurya adopt young Neev and return home.
Terrorist Attack Track
Nehal is pregnant with Shaurya’s brother Vicky’s child so the families decide to get them married. During a visit to the mall, there is a terrorist attack and Shaurya is abducted. The terrorist pretends to be Shaurya and enters the Khanna House.
Neev discovers this but his throat is slit leaving him unable to speak. Mehek saves the day but her family is being blackmailed to plant a bomb but they defeat the terrorists. Later Mehek meets Saurabh who has been loving her since six years betraying Tanuja, his wife.
Anjali’s entrance track
Karuna’s illegitimate daughter Anjali (Aanchal Khurana) enters their lives and creates misunderstandings between Mehek and Karuna. She gets Karuna to throw Mehek and Shaurya out of the house. Karuna names Anjali as the sole heir to her property but when Mehek announces her pregnancy, Karuna welcomes them back to the family.
Eventually, Anjali’s truth is revealed and she is sent to jail where she meets Shaurya’s aunt Svetlana. They decide to break out of prison but Anjali is killed and Svetlana pretends that she was preventing Anjali’s escape. She is set free and returns home pretending to be blind.
In a series of events, Svetlana’s revenge materializes as she sets off a bomb at the Khanna house killing almost all the Khannas and Sharmas. In the end, she shoots Mehek and Shaurya who vow to return to complete their story before dying.
The reincarnation begins the season 2 of the series.
Mehek season 2 plot summary
Shaurya and Mehek are reborn. Mehek is born to a poor household where her father resents her for being a girl. On the other hand, Shaurya is born into a rich family. Mehek grows to become a tomboy and again meets Shaurya. Mehek is a bold and fearless personality who easily picks up fights. Shaurya is practicing to become a boxer as his father hopes his son will one day win the gold medal.
Both Shaurya and Mehek are haunted by visions of their previous life. Later Mehek and Shaurya are brought to the same college both with the passion of boxing. Svetlana again tries to separate Mehek and Shaurya by killing them with the help of a superstitious baba.
Svetlana kills Mehek’s sister named Swati who was trying to save Mehek. Mehek recalls her past life but Svetlana fires two bullets at her. Mehek survives but pretends to be a ghost in front of Svetlana to make her fearful. She then meets Shaurya. It is then revealed that it was Shaurya and Mehek’s plan to frighten Svetlana to such a level that she confesses her crimes.
In the climax, Svetlana is killed by Devi Durga’s Trishula, Mehek & Shaurya get married and they get their happy ending…
- Samiksha Jaiswal as Mehek Shaurya Khanna (Season 1)/Mehek Singh Mann (Season 2), Female Lead Protagonist
- Karan Vohra as Shaurya Harish Khanna (Season 1)/Shaurya Singh Ahlawat (Season 2), Male Lead Protagonist
- Shonisani Masutha as Norah
- Ndaba ka Ngwane as Eddie
- Bhuvan Kaila as Karan
- Kamogelo Mogale as Dennis
Recurring (Indian casts)
- Radha Bhatt as Shwetlana Sanjay Agarwal, Lead Antagonist
- Kailash Chakravarthy as Digvijay Khurana
- Kirandeep Sharma as Kanta Sharma
- Hareesh Chhabra as Jeevan Sharma
- Babla Kochhar as Ravi Sharma
- Vijay Meenu as Mansi Sharma
- Siddarth Sipani as Vicky Sanjay Agarwal
- Shiny Dixit as Nehal Vicky Agarwal
- Rajshree Seem as Karuna Harish Khanna
- Tripta Lakhanpal as PD
- Dinesh Verma as Balwant Sharma
- Sunny Sachdeva as Mandaar
- Orvana Ghai as Archie
- Vidushi Kaul as Sonal Mohit Sharma
- Anubhav Jain as Mohit Sharma
- Aarif Sharma as Neev
- Aanchal Khurana as Anjali, Shaurya’s step-sister
- Vishal Gupta as Sameer Agarwal
- Kiara Rana as Shruti Agarwal
- Harsh Chhaya as Sanjay Agarwal, Shaurya’s uncle
- Ashoo Kohli as KD (Kewal Damaani)
- Mihir Mishra as Harish Khanna
- Maddy as Ajay Parmar, Mehek’s ex-fiance
- Aarun Gossai as Rajeev Kapoor
- Monica Kohli as Pammi
- Title: Mehek
- Indian title: Zindagi ki mehek
- Channel: Zee World
- Start Date: 6th April 2019
- Season(s): 2
- Episodes: still running