Aa Gale Lag Jaa is a popular Hindi television drama series, which was premiered on September 23, 2002. The series was based on the Hindi cinema “Aa Gale Lag Jaa” of 1973. The series was broadcasted on Zee TV and aired from Monday to Thursday at 7:30pm IST. Sunil Agnihotri was the director of the series. The cast includes Mamik Singh (Ritik), Raja Hudda, Mona Ambegaonkar, Tinnu Anand (Raju), Sonia Kapoor (Priti), Sameer Malhotra, Supriya Karnik, and Russhali. The story revolves around the life of a father (Mamik) with his physically challenged son (Raju). It starts with Raju running away from a boarding school. The father character is played by Mamik.
The serial explores the father-son bonding and how he helps to bring his parents together again gives an interesting twist to the story by incorporating science fiction into the narrative. In the last scene, the director filmed that how the boy (Raju) re-bonded his father and mother together after a separation because of some disputes with his grandfather (mother’s father). The story was filmed in Shimla. It was a very popular TV Series during that time. Direction was at its best. The series ran successfully for 246 episodes.