This TV Actor Replaces Shailesh Lodha as New Taarak Mehta in TMKOC Show

This TV Actor Replaces Shailesh Lodha as New Taarak Mehta in TMKOC Show

TMKOC is one of the favorite shows on Television that has risen to popularity because of its unique characters. However, one such character is leaving the show, and it's none other than Taarak Mehta. 

Shailesh Lodha, popularly known as Taarak Mehta, has decided to quit the show. Ever since then, the directors have been searching for someone who fits the role and can replace Shailesh. 

Looks like they have come up with a new Taarak Mehta and the one who is selected is already a famous one.

Meet New Taarak Mehta of TMKOC

According to recent media reports,  Sachin Shroff will replace Shailesh as the new Taarak Mehta. Earlier, there has been speculation that the role is offered to Jaineeraj Rajpurohit.

But it was just a rumor and the show's producer has confirmed it's Sachin who is offered the role.

Asit Kumarr Modi said," Yes, we have cast Sachin Shroff in our show." He also said that Sachin is going to replace Shailesh. 

Soon the actor will shoot for the new episodes of TMKOC. Asit also wished that fans would love him as much they loved Shailesh in the role.

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Why Did Shailesh Lodha Leave Taarak Mehta Show?

Shailesh has been part of TMKOC since the beginning. But in the past few years, he was facing problems regarding his schedule and shoot dates. 

He also said that the show kept him restricted to explore other acting opportunities in the industry. Now, Shailesh has decided to quit the long-running show. He entertained the audience as Taarak Mehta for almost 14 years. 

Shailesh Lodha is not the only one to leave the TMKOC show. In 2020, Neha Mehta aka Anjali Mehta also quit the show however it was due to some personal reasons.

Disha Vakani, who played the role of Daya, also left the show in 2017 because of pregnancy. Nidhi Bhanushali (Sonu) and Gurucharan Singh Sodhi ( Roshan Singh Sodhi) have already left the TMKOC.

There were also rumors that Raj Anadkat aka Tappu is also leaving the show. However, he did not clear the confusion and said everyone will know when the time will come.

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