Actress Anju Mahendru, best known for her roles in films like “Jewel Thief”, “Bandhan” and “Page 3”, will be next seen essaying the character of a woman who practises black magic in the upcoming episode of TV show “Code Red”.

Anju Mahendru
Anju Mahendru

The “Talaash” series of the show has been unravelling the unexplained paranormal occurrences which have influenced the minds of citizens across the country.

The upcoming special episode will highlight the worries of the residents of Govindpur village in West Bengal who fear the Nishi Daak -- a cruel ghost.

Anju's character summons the cruel ghost, and takes the lives of innocent children to save her own two grandsons by transferring their energies, read a statement.

She does this for the well-being of her family so that the lineage can go on. Although she is no more in the village, the fear of her return still lingers among the villagers.

The episode will be aired on Wednesday on Colors.