Waaris (English: The Heir) is an Indian Hindi drama-thriller television series, which was broadcast on &TV from May 16, 2016 to December 1, 2017. The title track of the series have been sung by Nooran Sisters. Based on the practice of Bacha posh, it starred Arti Singh, Sania Touqeer, Wahib Kapadia, Farnaz Shetty and Neel Motwani.


Waaris tells about the story of Amba Pawaniya, a Punjabi mother who is forced to raise her girl child Manpreet as a boy in efforts to keep peace in the village and prevent her violent brother-in-law Jagan Pawaniya from taking leadership. The show deals with its consequences, focuses on different situations and shows the gender discrimination still popular in society, along with every mother's protective nature towards her child.