Thapki Pyar Ki (English: Pat of Love, Love and Support) (also known as Thapki Pyaar Ki) is an Indian television drama series that premiered on 25 May 2015 on Colors TV, and airs Monday-Sunday at 6:30pm IST. This show portrays the story of a girl nicknamed Thapki who stammers.
Jigyasa Singh, Manish Goplani, Jatin Shah, Monica Khanna, Nitanshi Goel and Luvneet Rajpoot portray the lead roles in Thapki Pyaar Ki. It is being dubbed into Tamil as Indira – Puthumai Penn (English: Indira – A Girl of Innovation) and airs on Raj TV. Vani Chaturvedi (Jigyasa Singh) is fondly called Thapki as she stutters while speaking. Thapki is a cheerful and intelligent girl. She never loses hope and doesn’t let her stuttering become an obstacle in her life. Thapki isn’t getting a marriage proposal because of her stuttering. After sometime, a marriage proposal is accepted by Diwakar Mishra, who is shorter than Thapki. As soon as he comes to know the stuttering of Thapki, he denies to marry her. But in the name of marriage, his family makes her family spend a lot of money. Diwakar insults her and denies to marry her on the mandap, leaving Thapki heartbroken. After some weeks, Thapki gets a job in a channel named News 365, owned by Dhruv Pandey, a well-educated and gentle man, (Ankit Bathla). Thapki and her family migrate to Noida. Thapki gets the job soon and her work and confidence impresses Dhruv. Dhruv and Thapki soon fall in love.
Dhruv tells his family that he wishes to marry Thapki. Dhruv’s mother says yes for the marriage. Vasundhra hate things which doesn’t work properly or people who stutter. Vasu didn’t know about Thapki’s stuttering, but as soon as she gets to know, she finds ways to separate Dhruv and Thapki. On the day of the marriage, Vasu asks her adopted son and the brother of Dhruv, Bihaan (Manish Goplani), to mix drugs in Dhruv’s meals. Dhruv regains consciousness after some time, but Bihaan hits him on the head and he again falls unconscious. Bihaan then marries Thapki, which gives a big shock to Thapki and her family. Thapki hates Bihaan because of his behavior, and of the past incidents of him making fun of Thapki.
Vasu is in a hurry to conduct the marriage of Dhruv and Shraddha (Monica Khanna), a girl of Vasu’s choice, as she finds that Dhruv is still attracted to Thapki. Soon, Thapki and Bihaan find out that Shraddha isn’t sweet and good as she pretends, and try their best to stop the marriage of Dhruv with Shraddha, but fails. Shraddha hates Thapki because everybody pays attention and appreciates Thapki. Shraddha is always on to downtrod Thapki, but fails.
One day, during a puja, a deity of a goddess was about to fall on Vasu. Thapki saves Vasu from getting hurt. From that day, she is ashamed of the wrong deeds she did to Thapki. Shraddha gets furious by knowing that Vasu has taken Thapki’s side. Now, Shraddha starts to do all the things to down trod Thapki. She finds ways to insult Thapki and even fakes a pregnancy to get attention and care from the family. She even tries to kill Thapki. Bihaan finds out that Shraddha tries to kill Thapki. The family is shocked to hear this. Shraddha’s fake pregnancy truth also comes in front of everyone’s. Vasu then orders Shraddha to leave the house, but Dhruv refuses. Bihaan falls for Thapki. He reciprocates his feelings to Thapki. Thapki also loves Bihaan and also reciprocates her feelings. Shraddha is now good and helps the family members.
After the incident, Balvinder decides to re-conduct the marriage of Thapki and Bihaan, with all the rituals. Dhruv is now jealous of Thapki and Bihaan’s immense love. He tries all ways to break the marriage of Thapki and Bihaan, so that he can marry Thapki. Thapki gets to know about the wicked plans of Dhruv to separate her from Bihaan. She confronts Dhruv, and Dhruv confesses his love for her. Thapki denies this, and challenges him that she will marry Bihaan. Dhruv tries many ways to create misunderstanding between Thapki and Bihaan. Finally Dhruv realises his mistakes and reunites them.
Soon a new family enters the family and proves that Bihaan is their son. The family consists of Naman, Kosi Devi, Sankar and Janardhan aka John. Bihaan thinks they are his real parents and starts to hate the others. Thapki finds out they are his real parents only intend to turn Bihaan against them and steal the family money. They want Bihaan’s kidney for their son, John as he has kidney cancer but in a twist, Bihaan had only one kidney but they don’t care of Bihaan’s life. Thapki tells Bihaan but he doesn’t believe her. He tells her to come with him to live with his family but Thapki says no and stays with her in-laws. Sankar thinks that Bihaan is her lost husband. The two families face many challenges over time. Bihaan wants to throw Thapki from house because of some misunderstanding, as Thapki is pregnant and writes a letter to Bihaan but Sankar read the letter and doesn’t tell Bihaan. Thapki had an accident in which she lost her baby and blames Bihaan and his family for the loss of her baby.