Sarayu is a Malayalam serial that is based on a Malayalam novel and telecasted on Surya TV. The show is under the production and direction of Baiju Devaraj who have made various serials in different Malayalam channels. The episodes was directed by G.R. Krishnan. Sarayu is a family oriented television series from which the name of the story is also the name of the lead character in the story, Sarayu. The show was premiered on May 13, 2013 and will be aired every Monday to Friday at 7PM.
This serial is based on the widower, Sarayu (played by Seena Antony). Her husband, Balachandran dies shortly after their marriage and Sarayu got her husband’s job. Also, she is a bold woman and she shows as an example on how women takes most of their responsibilities. She handled all her obligations smoothly. Sarayu takes good care of her children and their family.
Sarayu is staying with her mother-in-law, Janaki (played by Sreedevi Unni), brother-in-law, Anil (played by Sudhi Indran) and her sister-in-law, Rajani (played by Shalu Kurian). Rajani’s husband is working in Gulf and she has an affair with Narendran (played by Kishore) who was her classmate. Once, when Sarayu was about to take a bath, she sighted Rajani with Narendran in the bathroom. So she elevated an alarm. Meanwhile, Rajani ran away from there before Janaki came rushing there. The mother-in-law misjudges Sarayu on seeing her instead of Rajani and that is where the story goes.
Sreekala, Namboodri, Sarath, Vijay, Anu, Jishan, Swasthika, Anand and Ansal are also part of the show.