Women's Day: Iconic female characters that redefined Indian television
Mar 08, 2018, 20:00 IST

Kavita Choudhary in Udaan: This was among the earliest shows on women empowerment. The inspirational character of Kalyani Singh overcame innumerable hardships en route to becoming an IPS officer. The convincing portrayal by Choudhary, who also directed the series, remains legendary till this day. Acclaimed director Shekhar Kapur had a brief role in the show

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On the occasion of International Women's Day, we take a look at some powerful iconic characters that have been portrayed by females on the small screen over the years