Streaming on Amazon Prime Video and created by – The Viral Fever (TVF). Panchayat is an 8-episode web series involving soft emotions and the lifestyle of rural India.
TVF always comes up with interesting topics in their web series to entertain the audience. This time TVF takes us to Phulera in Zilla Phakauli in Uttar Pradesh.
Starring our dearest Jitendra Kumar as Abhishek Tripathi. A young graduate from Delhi who applies for a government job as his backup plan.
The backup plan eventually becomes the only plan left for him. He joins as Panchayat Secretary in Phulera village in Uttar Pradesh.
In Phulera, many of the official members of the Panchayat committee are ladies but the Panchayat is run by their husbands.
The Sarpanch is Manju Devi (Neena Gupta), but her husband, Brij Bhushan (Raghubir Yadav) runs the village unofficially. Brij Bhusan is a very lovely character in the web series. He is the most respected person in the village. He got is two friends and also his co-workers Prahlad and Vikas who are always together and support Abhishek in every situation.
Abhishek doesn’t love his job in the village and wants to get out of It as soon as possible. His friend Prateek (Biswapati Sarkar) constantly motivates him and suggests him to prepare for CAT to get into a top Management Institute and further get a corporate job.
But preparing for CAT is not an easy task when you have to manage work and deal with numerous village problems like no electricity and no proper food.
Panchayat is a light and fun web series with amazing characters and interesting problems happening every now and then.
The web series also describes the mentality of villagers, the way they live and their perspective towards life. You should definitely watch the series and find out how Abhishek deals with everything.
Directed by – Deepak Kumar Mishra
Language – Hindi
Where to watch – Amazon Prime Video
Average watch time/episode – 30 mins
Total Episodes – 8
Check out the trailer here:
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