Actor Athar Siddiqui, popularly remembered for essaying an antagonist in TV show 'Mann Kee Awaaz Pratigya 2' and who was last seen in 'Mauka-E-Vardaat', will now play the protagonist in 'Crime Alert'. He says: "The complete story is based on a controversial murder mystery of a social media star Mohit Mor who was shot dead. Mann Kee Awaaz Pratigya 2: Sachal Tyagi Says He Doesn't Relate to His Wicked Character 'Shakti' in the Show.

I took up this role as it is challenging and has many shades an actor looks for. Also, it will be eye-opening for youth who unknowingly get themselves involved in crime. TV actually needs to telecast more of such eye-opening shows." Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi to Balika Vadhu, Top 5 TV Shows That Got Renewed for Another Season Due to Its Popularity.

Talking about his role in the show, Athar said, "I'm essaying the role of Mohit Mor, who is a 27-year-old gym enthusiast and a star on a video-sharing app, it is an interesting story of how a non-criminal background person gets involved in the mess of criminals and finally loses his life." Athar is known for featuring in TV series like 'Jag Janani Maa Vaishno Devi', 'Chandra Nandhini' and 'Vighnaharta Ganesha'.

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Dec 04, 2021 11:31 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website