Mariam Khan is as upcoming serial on Star Plus which is being produced by Somsersault Productions. The show will be based on Muslim backdrop revolving around three sisters. As per latest reports, TV actor Paras Kalnawat (Meri Durga fame) has been roped in to play the male lead in this new show. He will essay the role of Kabir Khan in Maryam. The titular role of Maryam will be played by a newbie girl from Indore.Child actor Deshna Dugad, who made her TV debut as Radha in Big Magic’s Bal Krishna, has bagged the titular role of Mariam in the show. Dugad, who is nine years old, was also seen in Star Plus’ Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? She hails from Indore and has also worked in the South Indian film industry.In Mariam, Deshna will portray the role of Mariam Khan who is a little reporter in the block. He character will have a good understanding of people around her for her age and she can comprehend people better than the grown ups.