Kora Kagaz was a daily soap started in 1998 on star plus. It made star plus famous in the early nineties. It was of 169 episodes and was unconditional hit. The story is of a girl Pooja (Renuka Shahane) who was betrayed by her husband on her very night of the wedding. Mahesh (Amit Behl) and Pooja married with all the traditional rituals.
Mahesh was not interested in her and told all this to her on their first night of the wedding. He loved some other girl. Pooja refused to go home and decided to set her up. She wanted to continue her studies. Her Brother in Law Ravi (Salil Ankola) helped and motivated her to do all that. She was able to join a job and set her life back again. Kora Kagaz is a serial who depicts all the Indian Women who were forced by parents, In-laws and Husbands.
Very few of them get an opportunity to write that Kora Kagaz again. Renuka Shahane was born in Maharashtra. She is married to Ashutosh Rana, also a Bollywood actor. They have two sons, Shouryaman and Satyendra. She became popular after her role in Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!, a 1994 blockbuster film. She made the character live and authentic by her performance. Salil Ankola was a former cricketer and acted I few serials like Saavitri, Karam Apna Apna. Amit Behl is an Indian theatre, television and film actor. Behl began his career in 1994 with a role in India's first daily soap operaShant. He later went on to do almost 100 TV serials in different languages.