Humsafar (ہمسفر) is one of the most famous “modern” drama serials from Pakistan. When it was aired in 2011 by Hum TV, many people hailed it as a revival of Pakistani TV serials. Directed by Sarmad Sultan Khoosat of Teen Bata Teen fame, the series is actually based on a novel with the same name.
Humsafar is a story of a married couple, Asher and Khirad, and the interference in their matrimonial life by various members of the extended family. The couple does get married in the initial episodes of the series, but their relatives manage them to get separated by weaving a web of lies and deceits.