30 best web series in Hindi to watch in April 2022

    Over the recent past, web series have come up in a big way. Whether it is English or Hindi, there is a multitude of web series available today, with different plots and stories dealing with various themes. Hindi shows have exploded in popularity and the content has gotten better as well. Nowadays we aren’t limited to the “masala” that Bollywood churns out. Check out our list of best web series in Hindi available on OTT platforms like Netflix, Hotstar, Prime Video, and more.

    Top 30 web series in Hindi

    Today we have options of tuning into Amazon Prime Video or Netflix and watching our favorite shows. Here are some of the best web series in Hindi.

    1. Rocket BoysRocket Boys

    Streaming on Sony Liv, this is the story of two remarkable men, Dr. Homi J Bhabha and Dr. Vikram Sarabhai. The plot explains how three important decades in India’s history unfolded and led the country to be a powerful, bold, and independent entity. Starring Jim Sarbh, Ishwar Singh, and Regina Cassandra in pivotal roles, Rocket Boys is surely a treat for those who love the Hindi web series.

    This show is rated 9.2 on IMDb.

    2. Aspirants

    Aspirants

    A show by TVF, ‘Aspirants’ is a story about the journey of three UPSC aspirants and how their friendship dynamics change as the movie progresses and they become successful. This show happens to be one of the most highly-rated web series globally.

    This show is rated 9.7 on IMDb.

    3. Matsya Kaand

    Matsya Kaand

    Streaming on MX player, this series follows the story of Matsya Thada, an honorable con artist who relies on aptitude, intelligence, and charm instead of using his brawn. The web series follows Ravi Dubey, Ravi Kishan, Piyush Mishra, Zoya Afroz, Naved Aslam, Rajesh Sharma, and Madhur Mittal.

    This show is rated 9.2 on IMDb.

    4. Scam 1992

    Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story

    Streaming on Sony Liv, this is the story of Harshad Mehta. He was a stockbroker who took the market to dizzying heights and had an eventual downfall. This show is based on the 1992 Indian stock market scam committed by broker Harshad Mehta. This show is adapted from Sucheta Dalal and Debashish Basu’s 1992 book The Scam: Who Won, Who Lost, Who Got Away. The show stars Pratik Gandhi, Chirag Vohra, Vishesh Bansal, Anjali Barot, Jay Upadhayay, and KumKum Das amongst others.

    This show is rated 9.5 on IMDb.

    5. Grahan

    Grahan

    Streaming on Disney Hotstar, this focuses on the controversial topic of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. It stars Zoya Hussain, Wamiqa Gabbi, Anshuman Pushkar and Pawan Malhotra in pivotal roles.

    This show is rated 8.5 on IMDb.

    6. The Family Man 2

    The Family Man Season 2

    Streaming on Amazon Prime Video, this is one of the best web series in India to watch. It follows Manoj Bajpayee’s Srikant who faces an adversary in the form of Samantha Akkineni (Rajji). In The Family Man season 2, the focus is on Chennai where there is a rising terror threat. Akkineni portrays an LTTE militant with mind-boggling accuracy.

    This show is rated 8.8 on IMDb.

    7. Jeet Ki Zid

    Jeet Ki Zid

    Premiering on Zee5, this show is a 7-part series directed by Vishal Mangalorkar. This series is based on the life of Major Deependra Singh Sengar, a retired Indian Army special forces officer essayed by Amit Sadh.

    This show is rated 8.5 on IMDb.

    8. Masaba Masaba

    Masaba Masaba

    Streaming on Netflix, this show is based on the life of designer Masaba Gupta. Written and directed by Sonam Nair, it stars Neena Gupta and Masaba Gupta.

    This show is rated 6.8 on IMDb.

    9. Maharani

    Maharani

    Sony LIV’s Maharani is a political multi-seasons series about Lalu Prasad Yadav and his wife Rabri Devi. A homemaker, her life takes an unexpected turn when her husband and Bihar’s CM have to announce the name of his successor. While his party members wait anxiously, Lalu appoints Rani, leaving everyone surprised.

    This show is rated 7.8 on IMDb.

    10. Abhay 2

    Abhay 2

    Streaming on Zee5, this web series stars Kunal Khemu, Deepak Tijori, Rituraj Singh, Elnaaz Norouzi, Maninee Mishra, Gopa Singh and Sandeepa Dhar.

    This show is rated 8.2 on IMDb.

    11. Bandish Bandits

    Streaming on Amazon Prime Video, this series stars Naseeruddin Shah, Ritwik Bhowmik, Shreya Chaudhury, Meghna Malik, and Kunal Roy Kapur, and is directed by Anand Tiwari and Amritpal Singh Bindra.

    This show is rated 8.7 on IMDb.

    12. Avrodh – The Siege Within

    Premiering on Sony LIV, this show has been directed by Raj Acharya and is produced by Applause Entertainment and Irada Entertainment. It deals with the 2016 Uri attack and the subsequent surgical strikes.

    This show is rated 7.7 on IMDb.

    13. Breathe – Into The Shadows

    You can watch this show on Amazon Prime Video. This show marks Abhishek Bachchan’s digital debut, and his edge-of-the-seat performance really leaves everyone enthralled. It is among the best Hindi series on the web, that you can enjoy with family.

    This show is rated 7.2 on IMDb.

    14. Lalbazaar

    This show is on Zee5 and is a police drama. It stars Sabyasachi Chakraborty, Kaushik Sen and Sauraseni Mitra. What’s unique about it? Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn himself shared a teaser of the show.

    This show is rated  7.6 on IMDb.

    15. TVF Tripling

    Three siblings, who are divorced, unemployed and hopeless, plan a road trip together. The story follows Chandan, Chanchal, and Chitvan as they start a hilarious journey to find themselves and their relations.

    This show is rated  6.8 on IMDb.

    16. Bhaukaal

    Streaming on MX player, this is a Hindi-language crime drama web series directed by Jatin Wagle. Produced by Sameer Nair, Deepak Segal, Pammi, Harman Baweja, and Wicky Bahri, the movie was released under the Applause Entertainment and Baweja Movies Production banner.

    This show is rated  7.9 on IMDb.

    17. Mirzapur

    Mirzapur on Amazon Prime is a masterpiece. The story follows two siblings, Guddu (Ali Fazal) and Bablu (Vikrant Massey) who get involved in a world of drugs, guns, and violence after they cross paths with Munna (Divyendu Sharma), the son of Mafia lord Akhandanand Tripathi (Pankaj Tripathi).

    This show is rated 8.5 on IMDb.

    18. Sacred Games

    This show, too, is one of the most popular ones out there. It follows Sartaj Singh (Saif Ali Khan), a troubled cop in Mumbai who receives a phone call from Ganesh Gaitonde (Nawazuddin Siddiqui) who tells him to save Mumbai in 25 days. Watch Sacred Games only on Netflix India.

    This show is rated 8.6 on IMDb.

    19. The Family Man

    This Indian action drama web series on Prime Video was created by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D.K and stars Manoj Bajpaye and Priyamani. It’s about a middle-class man working secretly as an intelligence officer for the fictitious branch of the National Investigative Agency. known as the T.A.S.C.

    This show is rated 8.8 on IMDb.

    20. Delhi Crime

    This Indian crime drama web series, written and directed by Richie Mehta, stars Shefali Shah, Rasika Dugal, Adil Hussain, and Rajesh Talang, and is set in the aftermath of the 2012 Delhi gang rape. Stream Delhi Crime on Netflix now.

    This show is rated 8.5 on IMDb.

    21. Paatal Lok

    This thought-provoking show is an Indian Amazon Prime Series original. Created by Sudip Sharma, Paatal Lok features Jaideep Ahlawat and others. It marks the digital debut of Anushka Sharma as a producer.

    This show is rated 9.2 on IMDb.

    22. Four More Shots Please!

    Streaming on Amazon Prime, this web series is directed by Anu Menon and Nupur Asthana. This series is about four unapologetically flawed women as they live, love, and commit mistakes and discover what really makes their vibe tick through friendship and tequila shots against the glitzy backdrop of Mumbai.

    This show is rated 7.1 on IMDb.

    23. Your Honour

    Streaming on Sony LIV, Your Honour is an Indian web series with Jimmy Shergill, Mita Vashisht, Varun Badola, Yashpal Sharma, Pulkit Makol, and Parul Gulati in pivotal roles. This show has been directed by E. Niwas.

    This show is rated 7.3 on IMDb.

    24. Asur

    Available on Voot, this Indian crime thriller web series has been directed by Oni Sen and produced by Tanveer Bookwala. The show stars Arshad Warsi and Barun Sobti. The former made his web debut via this series.

    This show is rated 8.5 on IMDb.

    25. Criminal Justice

    This web series has been directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia and Vishal Furia and stars Pankaj Tripathi, Vikrant Massey, Jackie Shroff, Mita Vashisht, and Anupriya Goenka. It is based on Criminal Justice by Peter Moffat.

    This show is rated 8.1 on IMDb.

    26. Made in Heaven

    This Indian drama web series premiered on Amazon Video on 8th March 2019 and stars Arjun Mathur, Kalki Koechlin, Sobhita Dhulipala, Shashank Arora, Jim Sarbh, and Shivani Raghuvanshi in pivotal roles.

    This show is rated 8.3 on IMDb.

    27. Aarya

    Streaming on Hotstar, this crime and drama web series has been created by Ram Madhvani and Sandeep Modi. Sushmita Sen is the main protagonist, with the web series being produced by Endemol Shine India and Madhavani’s Ram Madhavani Films.

    This show is rated 7.9 on IMDb.

    28. Inside Edge

    This Indian sports-drama web television series is the brainchild of Karan Anshuman and streams on Amazon Prime Video. It is a great show for fans of the IPL and one can get a sense of what goes behind this popular form of sport, through the fictitious way!

    This show is rated 8 on IMDb.

    29. Haq Se

    Streaming on Alt Balaji, this Indian Hindi web series has been produced by Viraj Kapur and Karan Raj Kohli. The show stars Rajeev Khandelwal, Surveen Chawla and Parul Gulati. It can be a one-time watch once you have scrolled through the rest!

    This show is rated 8.4 on IMDb.

    30. Karrle Tu Bhi Mohabbat

    Streaming on Alt Balaji, the story follows Karan Khanna, a recovering alcoholic who together with his counselor Tripurasundari Nagarajan, takes a trip to Mahabaleshwar to detoxify. The story turns when he attends his estranged daughter’s wedding with Tripurasundari Nagarajan and realizes why opposites truly attract. Will romance blossom? Watch this show on Alt Balaji and find out.

    This show is rated 7.7 on IMDb.

    Wrapping Up

    In conclusion, no matter which shows you choose to watch you’ll always want to watch more. Choose one among the options we’ve stated and binge with your favorite tub of popcorn. If you are looking at checking out top movies streaming on different OTT platforms, head to the MetaReel right away!