Kohi Apna Sa was broadcasted on Zee TV. Ekta Kapoor produced the series. Kohi Apna Sa was a daily soap started in 2001 based on lives of three best friends Khushi (Manasi Salvi), Shruti (Narayani Shastri) and Sanjana (Aparna Tilak). All three had different choices and thoughts but still were best friends. Khushi: Khushi is the only daughter of a Late business Tycoon. Shruti: Shruti is from a lower-working class background. Sanjana: Sanjana is a modern middle-class business person. Their story takes a new turn when they get married to cousins in the same family, named Vishal (Hrishikesh Pandey), Tushar (Sherrin Verghese) and Kabir (Puneet VasishthaSherrin Verghese) respectively. The frictions start in their lives because of the in-laws in their families.
Then after some time, the uncertain death of Tushar made the serial a boosting one. Shruti is accused in the murder of Tushar and goes into police custody. Later on, Shruti is declared dead by police in an accident of Police cab. After few months Mallika (Smita Bansal), a business woman enters the serial, and it is later found that it was Shruti, who had plastic surgery after escaping death. , after escaping from death and had plastic surgery. The serial got a boom again after the entry of Smita Bansal as Mallika. Shruti made her role simply fabulous and her return made her role quite challenging. The serial got the best serial award in 2003. It ended up in January 2003. Manasi is a Marathi television and film actress.
In 2005, Manasi Salvi married Hemant Prabhu, the director of the weekly drama Siddhant. Narayani Shastri made a Debut in DD1's serial, Kahani Saat Pheron Ki. She played the lead role in Piya Ka Ghar as Rimjhim. She played the negative character Tashu, an Abhay's evil wife in Sony's Kkusum. Aparna Tilak is an Arts graduate from St. Xaviers College, Mumbai. Aparna Tilak sStarted her career from modeling. She has done several brand commercials like Pepsi, Head-n-shoulder, and Pantene, etc. Her first break in television was Sony Entertainment Channel'`s `Family Number One`. Then she went on to `Kohi Apna Sa`. But most of the people recognized her as Janki Sehgal of `Jeet` in Star Plus. She also worked iIn Vikram Bhatt'`s `Footpath’.