Take a look at some best web series based on true events


There’s no denying that streaming websites have recently produced some very amazing shows. There is no shortage of outstanding series on the OTT platforms, ranging from drama and comedy to action. There are also Indian web shows based on true events that fall into this category as well. So let’s take a look at some web series based on true events.

Mumbai Diaries 26/11

Based on real-life events from the 2008 Mumbai attacks, this gripping series covers the challenges faced by the employees of Bombay General Hospital, as well as how a journalist attempts to report all of the things that occurred on that sad day.


Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story

It is set in Bombay in the 1980s and 1990s and follows Harshad Mehta, a stockbroker who drove the stock market to incredible heights before crashing.

Delhi Crime

The film Delhi Crime is based on a gang rape that happened in the South Delhi neighbourhood of Munirka in 2012. After gang rape, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Vartika Chaturvedi is tasked with hunting down the criminals of the crimes.

Jamtara – Sabka Number Ayega

The story revolves around a bunch of small-town young guns who operate a successful phishing operation, however, they run into a crooked politician who wants a piece of the action. Eventually, a new Police Superintendent has been hired who plans to take on all of them.


The first season follows the life of Indian gangster Shri Prakash Shukla, the second season follows another of the country’s most wanted criminals, Anandpal Singh.