Mumabi: Filmmaker Hansal Mehta is all praises for the Netflix Original series, Delhi Crime, starring Shefali Shah, Rasika Dugal, Adil Hussain, and Rajesh Tailang, calls it the best show streaming in India now.
Hansal Mehta took to his social media profile and wrote, “The gang at @FilmKaravan and their development/production partners take a bow. Honestly, I knew you and #RichieMehta we’re on to something good, but I had no f**king idea that you guys would come up with this gem”
The gang at @FilmKaravan and their development/production partners take a bow. Honestly, I knew you and #RichieMehta we're on to something good, but I had no f**king idea that you guys would come up with this gem.
— Hansal Mehta (@mehtahansal) March 23, 2019
Further adding, he wrote, “@ShefaliShah_ is superlative. What an actor. @rajeshtailang delivers a career best. And always a pleasure to watch the talented @RasikaDugal. #DelhiCrime is a ‘crime procedural’ drama that is seamlessly executed and written with great precision. Superb casting @CastingChhabra…#DelhiCrime is the best Indian show streaming now. And the best Indian show so far…Don’t miss it”
The Netflix original series Delhi Crime is created and directed by Richie Mehta, the seven-episode series is based on the gruesome Nirbhaya rape case.
Delhi Crime is a fictionalized version of the police investigation into the gang-rape of a physiotherapy intern in Delhi on December 16, 2012. The horrific nature of the crime shook Delhi and the country renewed the debate on capital punishment for rapists and resulted in new laws being framed to deal with sexual assault.
The series was released on Netflix on 22 March 2019.