episode 361 20-05-13
The lonely struggle of a little girl to meet her mother
Amma is a beautiful tele drama which unties the story of the uncertanities that a little girl has to face through her life. How destiny takes off her from her parents and her struggles when a group of people whom she trusts plays croocked games to create traps. The serial moves through dynamic sequences which touches the hearts of the audience.
The story is based on Poomangalam Tharvadu, which is home to a famous Judge,Govinda Menon. He lives there with his wife Subadra and they have three grown up sons; Praksh, Sharath and Anand. Ponnu was the daughter of Sharath and Lakshmi.
On a Durgashtami day,amidst of celebrations in the temple, they miss out Ponnu in the crowd. The day onwards, a saga of undesirable things begin in the Poomangalam House.
Ponnu was kidnapped by a lady named 'Heera' who is a memeber of a notoriuos criminal racket. Ponnu was send to Mallika, who brought her up with all love. Mallika called Ponnu by the name Chinnu, as she grew up, she was the best pick pocketer in the gang. But she treasured many good qualities in her and was a saviour to one and all in the gang. She was the most beloved Chinnu for everyone who knew her.
One day Mallika dies, but before that she did give an "ellas"( a sacred locket) to Chinnu, which could help her to find her parents.With the death of Mallika, Chinu was orphaned. She escapes from the cruel traps of Heera and finds herself a refugee at Shegaran Master's home.
Judge Govinda Menon's youngest son, Anand marries Shegaran Master's daughter Anupama. Anupama, takes Chinnu along with her,which opens the doors of Poomangalam for Chinnu. It didnt take long for Chinnu to identify her parents, Sharth and Lakshmi there. But unfortunately, none was there to hear her words. The truth was ignored. Meanwhile, Govinda Menon's sister Ambika and her son Deepu, learns the fact that Chinnu was the their missing child Ponnu. However, they never reveals the truth to anyone and also, assaults Chinnu in all means.
One day they charges a theft done by Deepu on Chinnu and throws her out of the house. Lost in the way, Chinnu finds a shelter in the house a lady, who runs a tea stall. There she meets Meenakshi, who is a girl of her age. She gives the "ellas" to her and send her to Poomangalam, to make Lakshmi happy. Everyone in the house was excited to get their lost child back. Meenakshi started to live her life as Ponnu. However the luxuruies and love from the family, makes Meenakshi blind and she also turned agianst Chinnu.
Heera kidnaps, Appu, the younger kid of Shartah and Laksmi. However, Chinnu strives hard and gets back Appu, which again gives her a place in the family. The detsiny was not on favour of Chinnu. Meenakshi and Ambika joins hands to play agianst Chinnu and she was again expelled from Poomangalm.
Tears and solitude was her only companion. However God always kept something good for the kind hearted kid.This time she was safely routed to a sports coach Vinaychandran. He recognises her talents and trains her as a brilliant athelet. In between, Vinaychdran's younger brother Karthik marries, Indhu, who is Subardra' neice. Chinnu wins a prestigious race and is invited back to Poomangalam.
But this was again not the end of misfortunes in Chinnu's life. Medias reported that Chinnu was kept as a servant at Poomanglam, which invited troubles to them. Without knowing the tricks of Meenkashi behind all these happenings, everyone in the home again goes agianst innocent Chinnu.