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Amit Bhatt who plays Champak Chacha is a young man in real life and he is younger than his reel life son Jethalal.
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Disha Vakani and Mayur Vakani who plays Daya and Sundar are actually siblings.
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This show completed 2500 episodes on 29/06/2018 and became the second Indian show after "Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai" to achieve this.
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The show is based on the humorous column 'Duniya Ne Undha Chasma' written by eminent Gujarati writer Mr. Tarak Mehta.
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In real life Popat Lal is a Chartered Accountant and is married having 2 children.
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Sonalika Joshi who plays Madhavi Bhide is six years older than Mandan Chandwadkar who plays her husband Atmaram Bhide.
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Mandan Chandwadkar once jokingly revealed that since Bhide is the secretary of the society in the show, his housing complex people also want him to take up the same responsibility.
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Dilip Joshi is the highest paid actor of the show and one of the highest paid television actors in India.
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Both Dilip Joshi and Munmun Dutta had previously acted together in the TV serial "Hum Sab Baraati".
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Bhavya Gandhi who played the role of Tapu and Samay Shah who plays Gogi are cousins in real life.
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Ghanshyam Nayak who portrays Natu Kaka is the seniormost member of the show.
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Gogi's full name in the show is Gurucharan Singh, which is also the real life name of the actor who plays the role of his father Roshan Singh Sodhi.
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The actor who played Rasik Satodia mysteriously left the show and has never returned since then.
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Shailesh Lodha (Taarak Mehta) is a real life writter and has written 4 books.
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Mandan Chandwadkar once jokingly said that sometimes his household bills come in the name of Atmaram Tukaram Bhide.
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Mandan Chandwadkar revealed that he even get calls and messages from the viewers who wish to buy a flat in Gokuldham Society.
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Disha Vakani is the highest paid TV actress of India.
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Nirmal Soni who initially played the role of Dr. Hansraj Haathi, after leaving the show rejoined it in recurring role of Dr. Haathi's brother.
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The name of Jethalal Gada's son is 'Tappu'. Co-incidently Dilip Joshi played the role of Uncle Tappu in the TV Show "Agadam Bagadam Tigadam".
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Both Dilip Joshi and Amit Bhatt who play son and father in this show had various minor roles in "F.I.R" which also aired on SAB TV.
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Sonu's full name in this show is Sonalika, which is also the real life name of the actress who plays the role of her mother Madhavi Bhide.
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In 2010, the show overtook "Balika Vadhu" as the most watched show on Indian Telivision.
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The role of Krishnan Iyer was sugessted by Dilip Joshi (Jethalal) at the last minute.
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Shyam Pathak has acted alongside Anupam Kher in the chinese movie "Lust Caution".
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Dilip Joshi had played the role of a servant in Salman Khan's films "Maine Pyaar Kiya" and "Hum Apke Hai Kaun". Salman Khan also happened to appear in this show multiple times.
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Dilip Joshi, Amit Bhatt and Tanmay Vakaria have all appeared in the film "Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge" (2009).
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Dilip Joshi had played the role of a servant in Rajshree Productions' films "Maine Pyaar Kiya" and "Hum Apke Hai Kaun". "Prem Ratan Dhan Payo" (2015) another film of this production was promoted on the show.
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Mandan Chandwadkar once jokingly revealed that he is much drowned in his character that his family often complains that he spend more time with his onscreen housing society, Gokuldham, than with real-life wife and son.
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The actor and actress playing the couple Roshan and Roshan Sodhi have replaced twice. The original actors went on to rejoin the cast both the times.
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The actresses playing Rita Reporter have replaced several times. The original actress went on to rejoin the cast eventually.
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Tanmay Vekaria had played multiple episodic roles in the show before being recasted as Bagha.
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Dilip Joshi was asked to chose between Jethalal and Champaklal Gada, over which he found Jethalal more related to him.
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Most of the actors belong to the same region as they are shown.
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Became the first Indian TV show to complete ten years on July 28th, 2018.
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Actor Disha Vakani aka Dayabehen of Taarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chashma is returning to the show after maternity leave (she gave birth in Nov 2017). As per a report, she has demanded a fee hike from 1.25 lakh per episode to 1.5 lakh, and that her timings be between 11 am and 6 pm for 15 days a month. The makers have agreed.
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Disha Vakani (Daya) appeared in a brief role in 'Jodhaa Akbar' (2008) which stars Hrithik Roshan. When Roshan appeared in the show for the promotion of 'Krrish 3' (2013), he recognized her.
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The maker of the show Asit Kumar Modi has been appearing in cameo roles since it's beginning.
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The news channel Kal Tak is a spoof on the news channel Aaj Tak.
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Four actresses have played the role of Rita Reporter.
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Except of Tapu Sena,Munmun Dutta aka Babita Iyer is the youngest cast i.e,32 Years Old.
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Spoilers 

The trivia item below may give away important plot points.

Khare (trustee of a college) and Khote (owner of a coaching class) are two of the show's villains who cheated the society members Jethalal and Bhide respectively. However, "Khare" and "Khote" are opposite words in Hindi.
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