Thursday, 08 May 2014, 11:00
Aliya in BeintehaaColors popular show Beintehaa is a passionate love story of Zain and Aliya. The real name of Aliya is Preetika Rao, sister of Bollywood actress Amrita Rao. She is essaying the role of Muslim girl opposite Harshad Arora who is seen as Zain in the show. Aliya hails from Bhopal where her ammi, abbu and younger sister used to live.
Her marriage was fixed with boy whose parents demanded money from Aliya's father but her father rejected it. Zain is Aliya's Mamu's son who lives in Mumbai and took higher education from Australia. He came to Bhopal to attend Aliya's marriage. After various misunderstandings and miscommunications Zain's father Usman forced him to get marry with Aliya.
Aliya hates Zain since childhood and this marriage is only understanding for society. Aliya is very strong girl who does what she believes is right. She is not a doormat to take anything and everything that comes her way. She fights for her wrong and stand up for her self respect. Usman has trust on Aliya's ingrained values, culture and believes she is the perfect girl for his son. He stands up for her when all have left her.
Both have a beautiful relationship like father and daughter. Aliya has quick mind and whenever stuck in a problem, she can pull herself out easily instead of being desperate and helpless. She has always been a religious person and her strong faith will get her through in difficult time. Aliya also has a soft spot for the zain.