Ruswai depicts how a tragedy can change relationships and people’s perception of the victim. The concept of watta satta is an integral theme of Ruswai, as it shows how problems in one marriage can have a huge effect on the other.
Sana Javed as Sameera is a beautiful and intelligent girl. She is a doctor by profession. Her life is perfect until a tragedy strikes.
Sameera and Salman who loved each other immensely slowly start drifting apart as Salman is not able to accept Sameera after the tragedy.
The bitterness in Salman and Sameera’s relationship also affected Wardah and Hamza’s relationship because of their watta satta marriage.
Mohammed Ahmed as Mehmood and Seemi Raheel as Zakiya are the parents of Sameera. Mehmood loves Sameera the most amongst his children.