In a compelling debut episode, Sumbul Touqeer brings forth the heart-wrenching narrative of an anonymous acid attack survivor, shifting the spotlight from names to the indomitable resilience woven into their stories. Renowned for her empathetic nature, Sumbul delicately navigates through the survivor’s painful past, the trials of recovery, and the empowering present. The survivor’s scars, once symbols of tragedy, now proudly stand as a testament to courage, challenging societal standards of beauty and strength.
Speaking about the inspiration behind this unique concept, Sumbul shares, “Heroes aren’t confined to reel life or social media; true heroes are those who have bravely confronted challenging situations. Their stories have motivated me since childhood.” Expressing her hope for the talk show, she adds, “I aspire for it to touch millions of hearts, amplifying the voices of my guests—unsung heroes who battled hardships to survive and thrive.”
Sumbul reveals her commitment to interview a real-life personality every fifteen days, showcasing diverse stories from individuals across different walks of life. From acid attack survivors to hardworking individuals like a family’s sole breadwinner in the bhajiwala profession, the talk show promises a range of inspirational narratives.
Currently portraying the lead role in the show ‘Kavya,’ where she embodies the character of an IAS officer, Sumbul Touqeer is not only making waves in the entertainment industry but is also using her platform to shed light on the extraordinary stories of everyday heroes. ‘Kavya’ revolves around the journey of its namesake character, a purpose-driven IAS officer committed to serving the nation and championing the cause of the common man.