OTT platforms have become the leading mode of entertainment in the last few years. Especially, during the Corona pandemic, it was one of the major mediums of entertainment apart from television, YouTube, and social media.
Here are the top 10 web series with the highest IMDb ratings and have been extremely popular among the audience, and are must-watch content:
Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story (IMDb rating-9.5)
This Hansal Mehta movie is set in the backdrop of the period during the 1980s and 90s in Mumbai. It is a biopic on the life of Harshad Mehta, who to date is known for the catastrophic downfall he triggered at the Mumbai stock exchange. Prateik Gandhi in the titular role was very impressive and the overall series was loved by all.
Panchayat (IMDb rating-8.8)
It is a comedy-drama that showcases the journey of a young boy Abhishek who is an engineering graduate but is unable to get a good job as per his profession; he takes up the job in a remote village as a secretary in an office of Panchayat.
Special OPS (IMDb rating-8.6)
The series focuses on the various special operations that India took up during the last 20 years. It has been presented from the perspective of Himmat Singh who has his own views on the significant events that occurred in the country in the last two decades.
Bandish Bandits (IMDb rating-8.7)
It is a story based on a pop star Tamanna and a classical Indian singer Radhe. Though both of them have contrasting personalities, they decide to embark upon a journey of discovering themselves and to find out whether opposite personalities can be attracted to each other.
Mirzapur (IMDb rating- 8.5)
Mirzapur is one of the most popular web series. Both the seasons of this series have been received with great response and now fans are awaiting the third season of Mirzapur. The story is about a feud between two families in Uttar Pradesh and mafia raj and the struggle to become the most powerful person among all.
Asur: Welcome to Your Dark Side (IMDb rating-8.5)
This Arshad Warsi and Varun Sobti-led crime thriller is unique for many reasons. It is about how two opposing worlds fight out their battle and also delves deeply into the yet unexplored world of forensics and also has a connection with the mythology of ancient India.
Paatal Lok (IMDb rating-8.0)
The story is about a cop who gets to solve the case of a lifetime in which four suspects are put in jail for trying to assassinate a journalist. As the cop goes into the depth of the mystery, he is led to Paatal Lok and some shocking discoveries start unraveling.
High (IMDb rating-9.1)
An addict called Shiv Mathur goes to a rehab facility run by some people who are quite mysterious and are working on some compound that they are planning to use for preparing a magic pill. But this miraculous drug is more deadly than the drug itself.
Abhay (IMDb rating-8.1)
Abhay is a story of a gutsy cop Abhay Pratap Singh played by Kunal Kemmu. Abhay has the knack of outwitting all types of criminals and putting them behind the bars. But this time some evil masterminds are behind mysterious plans and things are going to be edgier, darker, and tougher for Abhay.
Aarya (IMDb rating- 7.9)
This Sushmita Sen-led web series returned with the second season a few months ago amid huge demand from fans. It is about the story of a woman who gets devastated after her husband dies in a shocking way and now it’s up to her to protect her family, and her children and also find the culprits and take revenge.