Top 5 must watch Indian web series based on true events

With the coming time, Indian streaming platforms have risen the content based on true events. And it is noticed that people take a lot of interest in watching such websites. As viewers are more interested in watching series on the true event because its real and authentic.

Here, are some of the Top 5 web series based on true events streaming on different platforms:

1. Delhi Crime on Netflix

A series based on the real-life rape case, which will take back to you in 2016. A heinous rape case that shook the whole nation. The series is seven episodes long describing the events what exactly happened on that horrific night and further investigation. The series will give you a clear idea about the incidents that took place previously that year. The lead Shefali Shah, have done just to the role of DCP Vartika Chaturvedi.

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2. The Forgotten Army- Azaadi Ke Liye on Amazon Prime

This series was streamed on 24 January 2020, based on true events based on Independence. Where both men and women in Indian National Army(INA) led by Shubhash Chandra Bose who march towards with slogan ‘Challo Dilli’ to achieve freedom from Colonial rule. The first women’s infantry regiment is an eye-catchy part, as both men and women are treated equally in the old era. There struggle to gain independence was lost and hence “THE FORGOTTEN ARMY“. This five long episode will take you to the struggle of our soldiers who sacrificed their life.

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3. Jamtara- Sabka number ayega on Netflix

A series based on a true event about a scam that took place in a village Jamtara, Jharkhand. A group of friends who rob people by taking out their personal details by taking their credit card number and bank details claiming to be employees of renowned companies. It is a ten long episode series filled with a thriller.


4. Rangbaaz on ZEE5

A series based on, Innocent young boy, Shukla whose life changes when he kills a man who teases his sister. This is a crime thriller series when Shukla becomes one of the most wanted criminals in Jharkhand, set in the era of the 90’s. The second season will be based on another India’s most wanted criminal,  Anandpal Singh. The plot will be set on the land of Rajasthan.

5. Abhay on ZEE5

The series Abhay is based on psychological thrillers and true crime events. The movie is set in the village of Nithari, suburbs of Noida. The series features different horrific serial murders, sexual abuse, cannibalism, and necrophilia. After the success of Abhay season 1, the makers are launched season 2 on 14 August 2020. To continue with season 2 one must watch the first part.

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Adding more to the list one should also watch- Special Ops on Disney Plus Hotstar, Kaafir on Zee5, and Avrodh on SonyLiv.

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