In recent years web series in India have been thriving with good and unique content. India’s vast demography and intriguing audience make them such big hits.

From comedy, romance to action and crime dramas Indian web series have all kinds of content. So in this post, we are listing the Top 10 Best Webseries in India to Watch right now!!!

1. Aspirants

Aspirants is a 2021 coming-of-age drama web series produced by The Viral Fever (TVF) and directed by Apoorv Singh Karki.

The web series is about Abhilash, Guri, and SK preparing for the UPSC exam. the three are good friends and it is set in Old Rajinder Nagar, a small locality in Delhi. The series tells the ups and downs of their life, their relations with each other and their professional struggles.

The series consists of 5 episodes and received positive reviews from fans as well as critics, making it one of the best web series in India to watch right now.

2. Rocket Boys

Rocket Boys is a biographical web series directed by Abhay Pannu and created by Nikkhil Advani. It is available on the Sony Liv application for steaming.

The web series follows two of India’s most prominent scientists  Homi J. Bhabha and Vikram Sarabhai set around the 1940s to 1960s. The web series tells how Bhabha created India’s nuclear program while Sarabhai founded the ISRO.

The first season consists of 8 episodes and it received very positive reviews for critics and audiences, which makes it one of the best Indian web series of all time.

3. Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story

Well Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story is the most famous web series among stock traders, investors, and general audiences.

The series is based on a 1992 stock market scam by many stock brokers including the infamous Harshad Mehta. it is adopted from  Sucheta Dalal and Debashish Basu’s book “The Scam: Who Won, Who Lost, Who Got Away”.

Pratik Gandhi played the role of Harshad Mehta while Shreya Dhanwanthary played Sucheta Dalal. Scam 1992 received favourable reviews from critics and audiences. It is available on the Sony Liv application for streaming.

4. Kota Factory

The Kota Factory web series is about the life of 16-year-old Vaibhav (Mayur More) who moves to Kota, Rajasthan from Itarsi, a small town in Madhya Pradesh. The web series shows students’ life, struggles, and mindset.

The web series stars Jitendra Kumar, Ahsaas Channa, Alam Khan, and Ranjan Raj in important roles. The first season consists of 5 episodes and is available on YouTube and TVF while the second season with the same number of episodes available on Netflix.

5. Mirzapur

Mirzapur is a crime-action thriller web series available on Amazon Prime Video. It is by far one of the most popular web series in India.

The web series casts Pankaj Tripathi, Shweta Tripathi, Divyendu Sharma, and Ali Fazal in main roles while there are many talented supporting actors playing major roles.

It follows Akhandanand Tripathi wealthy carpet exporter and a Mafia Don in Mirzapur, his son Munna, Ramakant Pandit, a lawyer, and his son Guddu and Bablu. Mirzapur is about the snowball power struggle in a lawless city. If you’re an Indian web series fan and haven’t watched it, then please give this a chance, it won’t disappoint you.

6. Panchayat

Panchayat is a comedy-drama web series created by TVF and Amazon Prime Video. The show is about an engineering graduate Abhishek Tripathi who was appointed as a Panchayat secretary and is unfamiliar with village culture and way of living.

The web series casts Jitendra Kumar as Abhishek Tripathi in the lead role. Panchayat revived wide appreciation and it is among the best web series in India.

7. The Family Man

The Family Man is a spy action thriller Hindi web series featuring  Manoj Bajpayee as Srikant Tiwari and Priyamani as his wife Suchitra Tiwari.

The series is about Srikant Tiwari, who is a middle-class man who serves as a world-class spy. In his journey, he tries to balance his familial responsibilities with the highly secretive special cell of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA).

The show is a blend of hilarious comedy, serious action and much-needed thriller, making it one of the best web series in India.

8. Asur: Welcome to Your Dark Side

Asur is about a forensic expert turned teacher Nikhil Nair played by Barun Sobti along with his former mentor Dhananjay Rajpoot played by Arshad Warsi, caught in a cat-and-mouse game with a serial killer.

The web series has a very engaging plot and superb acting by the leading cast. The web series is available on the OTT platform Voot. Season 1 of Asur consists of 8 episodes.

9. TVF Pitchers

TVF Pitchers is a Hindi web series created by The Viral Fever (TVF) and has an ensemble cast of Naveen Kasturia, Arunabh Kumar, Jitendra Kumar and Abhay Mahajan in lead roles.

The web series is about four friends quitting their respective jobs in order to develop their start-up company. The web series has two seasons each consisting of 5 episodes. Season 1 is available on YouTube and TVF while season 2 is available on Zee5.

10. Sacred Games

Sacred Games is a 2018 crime action thriller Hindi web series based on the novel of the same name written by Vikram Chandra. The series casts Saif Ali Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui as lead characters with various talented supporting casts.

The web series is available on Netflix and have two seasons, 8 episodes each. Sacred Games is about Sartaj Singh, a troubled Mumbai police officer who receives a phone call from Ganesh Gaitonde a gangster who warned him to save the city within 25 days following various events.

List of Top 10 Best Web Series in India

RankWeb SeriesStreaming Platform
1AspirantsTVF Play, YouTube
2Rocket BoysSony Liv
3Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta StorySony Liv
4Kota FactoryNetflix, TVF Play, YouTube
5MirzapurAmazon Prime Video
6PanchayatAmazon Prime Video
7The Family ManAmazon Prime Video
8Asur: Welcome to Your Dark SideVoot
9TVF PitchersZee5, TVF Play, YouTube
10Sacred GamesNetflix

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