Diya Aur Baati Hum is an Indian romance, drama TV series from STAR Plus. The soap is written by Shashi Mittal, Seema Mantri and Raghuvir Shekhawat and directed by Sumeet Mittal and Rohit Raj Goyal. In Diya Aur Baati Hum, the story revolves around Sandhya’s torment, who dreams of becoming an IPS officer and to break the bounds of her enslaved present middle-class class character. Suraj is a successful man who owns the well-known sweet house close to his house. The two were forced to get married. Sandhya wasn’t able to finish her school because she was ardently blackmailed to marry Suraj.
Later, she became part of a family that she hardly knows. Her mother-in-law doesn’t accept that she will soon be a police officer. The story describes the relationship of a husband to his wife and how his wife can acquire strength and help in achieving her dreams.Sandhya however, becomes an IPS. She even won the best cadet award and became a Pushkar’s ASP.
This show was officially released in Hindi and became popular in STAR Plus as Diya Aur Bati Hum. It was also dubbed in Tamil and Telugu as 'En Kanavan En Thozhan' and 'Eetaram Illalu'. It was also remade as Parasparam in Malayalam, Tomay Amay Mile from Star Jalsha channel in Bengali and in Asianet Suvarna channel as Akasha Deepa in Kannada. The series was also broadcasted in Urdu 1 channel in Pakistan. The previous episodes were broadcasted under STAR Utsav. The show was also dubbed on Sirasa TV channel as Swapna in Sri Lanka and broadcasted on National TV in Romania as Destine Implinite.