Rajan Shahi made his directorial debut with the series Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahi. He went on to direct more hit series, including Jassi Jaisi Koi Nahi, Hamare Tumhare, Rishtey, Kareena Kareena, Reth, Mamtaa, Millee, Virasaat and Saathi Re. Thereafter he worked as a series director for Ghar Ki Laxmi Betiyaan and Maayaka. Eventually, he became a television producer and started his own production company in 2007. His first series as producer was Sapna Babul Ka Bidaai on Star Plus, followed by Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai which recently completed 2500 episodes. In a small conversation with Adgully, Rajan Shahi spoke about the longevity of the show, uniqueness of the show and also what made him step into the digital space.