Saath Nibhaana Saathiya is based on the usual Saas-Bahu relationship. Gopi, played by Jia Manek, is the female protagonist in Saath Nibhaana Saathiya. She is sweet, simple and always finish her work properly. She lost her parents at young age and was brought up by her mama and mami. Her mami used to treat her like servents. Gopi was also treated badly by her cousin Rashi. Rashi is played by Rucha Hasabnis. Rashi is beautiful but very arrogant and out-spoken girl.