Serial 'Balchanma' is cinematization of the famous novel 'Balchanma' by the eminent writer and poet Baba Nagarjun (Pt. Biadyanath Mishra 'Yatri'), set in the background of 1940th. This novel boast of being the first novel in Hindi literature based on the life of rural Bihar (the novels by Fanishwarnath 'Renu' was posterior to this).
Sunita Bharti played a central role in this serial of the mother of eponymous protagonist. Her acting of portraying a rural woman of lower strata of society spanning from her youth to old was really an exeptional performance which brought her several accolades.