Talking about her character in the series, she says, “I play the role of Kaju, who is a tour guide in Uttarakhand. Now in this place, the number of female tour guides is low and she is trying to break the glass ceiling in the male dominated industry. How she will go about it and the challenges she will face are fascinating.
Pankhuri says she thinks a lot when choosing a new role. “The role and the character should strike me instantly. There has to be something I can explore. Looking at the roles I’ve played so far, each character, big or small, has had their own journey in the Whether it’s Amala in Kya Qusoor Hai Amala Ka who fights for her rights after being the victim of a brutal gang rape or Draupadi in Suryaputra Karn, who goes through her fair share of ups and downs. to the society we live in,” she says.
Adding to that, she says she always takes advice from those close to her before taking on a role. “I ask my family but since they have no connection to the entertainment industry, they say they are happy to see me on screen. On the other hand, my husband Gautam (Rode) gives me lots of practical and professional suggestions,” she shares.