A promo of a new serial ‘Choti Sardarni’ has irked Sikhs on social media. Several viral posts on social media pointed towards the serial and in hurting Sikh sentiments. The serial starts with narrator stating the girl had embraced the five Ks, however the girl’s head is half covered with the scarf and no kirpan is shown.
The producers have intertwined a Punjabi girl with a Sikh girl who is initiated. Many on social media expressed disappointment over the promo and the shooting of the promo with a Gurdwara Sahib background.