VOOT Launched New Bengali Comic Chat Show ‘Aschorjo Packet’


Kolkata: Viacom 18’s Digital Venture VOOT ha recently launched a new show Aschorjo Packet which released on 12th February 2018, it is a comic chat show with 2 celebrities per episode and an anchor who wears a packet to cover her face.

This is to establish a character unlike regular chat shows. One interesting character in the series is a bandage bhoot who wears bandages and with bandage all over his body including the face. Bandage Bhoot also gifts the celebrities a hamper when they compete in a fun game and both celebrities actually win a gift irrespective of the winner. The 5 episode series of Aschorjo packet features 10 celebrities. Celebrities like Raj Chakraborty, Abir Chatterjee, Rudranil Gosh, Payal Sarkar, Sourav Das, Sayani Gosh, Paoli Dam, Mainak Bhaumik, Komolika and RJ Praveen were a part of the show.

Viacom18’s Video on Demand platform VOOT has launched a one-of-its-kind chat show – Ashchorjo Packet that is a Colors Bangla Production, This quirky, edgy and light hearted, tete-e-tete with Tollywood’s best is hosted by a unique host – an Ashchorjo Packet. This 5 episode series with its laugh-a-second promise will witness two A-List celebrities in each episode, discussing and divulging interesting facts about their lives with our unique host and participating in multiple fun and game segments on the show.

Well known actor /director Raj Chakraborty (popular for his fan following amongst women) in a leak from the episode, claimed to be a Virgin. As per sources on the set, the anchor of the show couldn’t keep a straight face, even whilst covered by the packet and immediately likened Raj’s claim to that which Bollywood mega star Salman Khan had made on another show, further warning Raj that he stands a chance to be trolled. Raj, being the sport that he is laughed off this tall claim and the fun & games continued on the episode, that promises to be laughter riot for viewers.

In the upcoming episode, celebrities Raj Chakraborty and Abhir Chaterjee opened up about their experiences of getting an ‘Itch’ amidst a shoot, amidst a audition, amidst a chat with the Director and even on a first date – but propriety demands that you can’t scratch that itch. Sources reveal that Raj also created an advertisement starring Abhir Chaterjee, propagating the usage of anti-itch medicine which had everyone present on set rolling with laughter. Not one to hold back, Abhir retaliated back in jest by taking a dig on Raj’s next magnum opus staring Dev.