The story of a working woman, who faces many ill fates from almost everyone around her – this forms the storyline of Ival Yamuna. Yamuna, a girl from a middle class family, starts working in an IT company away from her hometown. How she becomes an unmarried mother there and her attempt to reunite with her child’s father forms the major theme of the serial. The initial episodes of the serial portrayed the life of any software engineer working away from home. Yamuna, by the turn of events, is forced to keep her pregnancy and the birth of her child away from the knowledge of her parents. Life takes her to another range when she is forced to get married to her child’s father’s brother. There she meets the mother, who in an attempt to secure her son’s life, crushed the life of Yamuna. As the serial proceeds, Yamuna becomes the personal favorite of all at home and with her husband’s help, attempts to reunite with the child’s father. With further turn of events, we see Yamuna winning the hearts of everyone including her mother in law, gets divorced and get her husband married to her best friend. We also see her uniting with her loved one after he realizing the love of her in comparison with the hatred his wife shows. However, the story again puts the audience into nail biting situations when one day, Yamuna is found murdered and the police investigations on, which points to her husband. A story that has had many twists and turns, the serial has changed from a family serial to a crime thriller and still holding a definite fan base.
(Currently running in Mazhavil Manorama)