Well since the OTT i.e., over the top industry has raised to its peak specially during and after covid, makers from various industries have been consistent in putting up series that are worth watching for and so is the case of India. The Indian makers have left no stone unturned in making of desi web series. Starting from Amazon prime to Netflix to hotstar to mx player to alt balaji, many platforms have been made in order to launch new and interesting web series for the Indian OTT platforms. Elements of drama, comedy, romance and what not can be experienced. Now let us take a look at some of the best desi web series that has been launched in various OTT platforms.
In this article, we compiled some of the best “Desi Web Series” that is worth watching once.
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1. Kota factory
whoever has watched kota factory as a student they have related themselves to pro max. The very first of Indian black and white web series which showed the real life problems and situation of the IIT- JEE students that they face in everyday life. The cast the city i.e., Kota everything has been mixed so well and the portal of it has definitely caught the audience attention and that’s why it is considered as one of the best desi web series.
Aarya streaming on hotstar is also the finest web series. The main lead of the series, Sushmita Sen, is seen protecting her children from the foreign gangsters. Aarya Sareen is well aware of the tricks on how to use and is also a wise women shown very evidently in the series.
Maharani where the lead actress is Huma Gureshi aired on the Sonyliv app has one of the powerful and strong story line, where political drama has been shown with the power of a women in Bihar, who was the wife of chief minister of Bihar named Rani Bharti, who successed his husband’s position and shows enchanting panorama.
4. Broken but beautiful
This 2018 Indian desi web series has been streaming in Alt balaji and is one of the finest romantic series of all time. Love, heartbreaks and never ending power of love has been shown very passionately by Ekta Kapoor. It has three seasons which is also one of the audience favourite series of all times.
5. Lahore Diaries
Streaming on ullu app, the lahore diaries is a romantic web drama where the story revolves around a Lahore-based Muslim girl who gets married to a Maulvi. It has many interesting factors, and is a must watch if you want somw desi tadka in your lives.
6. Qubool hai
Qubool hai? Where young girls are sold of to rich Arab men! This desi web thriller is based out of real life incidents which potrays the real incidents of women trafficking and child marriage. It also shows how the young girls are being sold off to the Arab men for greed. The story line is very much painful and is based out of the evil activities of the real life society with its dark reality
7. Sacred games
One of the most watches and loved by the Indians, is the web series of sacred games. Streaming on Netflix, this web series has been loved by many. The story of cop and gangster has been beautifully portrayed by Saif Ali Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Radhika Apte. This show is known for the extraordinary performance of the cast and the crew.
welcome to your dark side- The mind-blowing acting of Arshad Warsi and the thrilling experience of crime based drama of Asur is available to watch in voot. It has done very well after its release and the brilliance of the actors as well as the director has been popped out through it. It is based out of deep rooted Indian mythology and psychology of the forensic team makes it stand out in the OTT platform series.
9. Paatal lok
It is a desi web series with a twist and touch of modern day drama is one of the finest series and is available on Amazon prime videos. The theme of swarg lok, dharti lok and paatal lok is what makes it unique in its own way and adds the spice. It is the story of the cop and his experience with the paatal lok of criminals. This web series is a must watch.
Aspirants available on YouTube, showcases the real life problems of the UPSC students while cracking the exams. The hurdles of the students life is being very prominently depicted through this desi web series.