From riding to the moon on a scooter to washing laptop with water: Most bizarre and logic-defying scenes on Indian TV

Daily soaps often offer some dramatic scenes on television and in no time they become viral on social media owing to the content. These scenes are widely discussed by netizens, who end up questioning the makers – What were you thinking? Take a look at some of these overly dramatic scenes pulled off by some of the most watched shows on Indian television.

Reaching the moon on a scooter

The recent clip from Ishq Ki Dastaan – Naagmani show featuring Aleya Ghosh as Paro, has gone viral. The scene shows her riding a scooter and landing on moon to save her husband. The female lead, who is also a shape-shifting snake, finds a scooter on the terrace and straightaway lands on moon, to rescue her husband and child, who are trapped in a satellite. Needless to say, netizens had a whale of time, reacting to this bizarre clip.


Girl falls in a suitcase and gets trapped

In another bizarre plot twist, Helly Shah, who played the role of Riddhima in Ishq Mein Marjawan 2, hit her head against a wall an fell in a suitcase. Not only this, the miscreant carried the suitcase and threw it in a pool, with the lead actress trapped inside.

Getting the moon quite literally

‘Tere vaaste Chaand Taare tod lau’ was literally conceptualised on Indian TV much before Vicky Kaushal-Sara Ali Khan’s movie song. In TV show Yehh Jadu Hai Jin Ka, the female protagonist Roshni, who has angelic powers, announces that she will marry the man who gets her a chaand ka tukda. The male lead uses a rope to pull the moon down and when that doesn’t work, he drives to space in his car to get a piece of the moon.

Gravity defying sindoor scene

Thapki Pyaar Ki’s promo of a sindoor scene went viral for defying the laws of physics and motion. In the video, Thapki (lead actress) is seen standing in front of the mirror after her shower, all set to apply the sacred ‘sindoor’ (vermilion) on her forehead. Her husband, Purab slips on a bare amount of water on the floor, flings his arms, and reaches directly to his wife. The sindoor gets applied on her forehead by Purab’s hand.

Tearing off dupatta with teeth

Sangita Ghosh starrer Swaran Ghar showed a logic defying dupatta scene. It also featured Ajay Chaudhary. The video clip showed Swarna (Sangita) throwing her dupatta across her shoulders which accidentally gets stuck in between the pedestal fan in motion. She gets pulled with force and her neck gets choked and she continues to struggle for her life. While all the passersby run away, lead actor Ajit (Ajay) jumps in to save Swarna and tears off the dupatta with his teeth to save her. This video left netizens in a state of shock and they questioned the science and logic behind it.

Kissing through face shields

This romantic scene between Shivangi Joshi (Naira) and Mohsin Khan (Kartik) was widely discussed on social media as the makers tried to show a kiss between them during the times of Covid-19. In the clip, Kartik and Naira try to kiss wearing a face shield.


Washing laptop with soap water

When it comes to bizarre scenes on Indian Television, this moment from Saath Nibhaana Saathiya definitely tops the list. The clip of Gopi bahu (Giaa Manek) washing laptop under a running tap with soap, is still a fodder for many memes.