Humsafar is a Pakistani drama directed by Sarmad Sultan Khoosat, based on the Urdu novel Humsafar of the same name written by Farhat Ishtiaq. The story revolves around the trials and tribulations of a married couple, Asher Hussain (Fawad Afzal Khan) and Khirad Ihsan (Mahira Khan), and the jealous forces that work to break them apart. The story of Humsafar (Novel) was laid out in retrospective manner and was mainly told in flashbacks. However the drama’s narrative is mostly linear. The drama airs on Hum TV and has gained a large following globally and is critically acclaimed.