The 70th Republic day brings with it the memories of the formation of free India’s first constitution. Republic Day marks India’s win over injustice, social and religious hierarchy and it stands for true secularism for every Indian. This Republic day, awaken your patriotic spirit with these select ZEE5 originals. We start this list with Hutatma.
Watch the series here.
Hutatma is about how the state of Maharashtra was formed. Starring Anjali Patil, Sachin Khedekar, Vaibhav Tatwawaadi among others, the series follows the history of the state, right back to the time when the Samyukta Maharashtra Movement began. It is based on a novel of the same name. Don’t miss it!
This ZEE5 Marathi original series starring Surendra Rajan, Amit Singh Thakur, Sanjay Gurbaxani, and Tarakesh Chauhan, is a docudrama, that narrates the story of the iconic Dandi March, which was led by Mahatma Gandhi. It sheds light on how the same was opposed by the Indian National Congress and revolted against, by the Britishers. Watch this series here, to discover how this revolutionary march, led to the freedom of our nation.
3. Gondya Ala Re
The series is based on a true story of the Chapekar brothers, who led the first revolution during India’s freedom struggle. This ZEE5 original series sheds light on the bubonic plague that struck Pune in 1896, and how the Britishers exploited citizens, in the pretext of conducting medical check-ups, to spot those, with the disease. This is a must-watch we say! Watch Gondya Ala Re here.
4. Lal Bahadur Shastrincha Mrutyu – Ek Na Ulgadlela Rahasya
Lal Bahadur Shastri, was the second Prime Minister of India, and one of the country’s greatest freedom fighters. His untimely death, however, remains one of the biggest mysteries of all time. The unanswered question is- Did Shastri meet Subhash Chandra Bose in Russia or was he poisoned to death in Tashkent? The series explores this conspiracy and the truth behind it. Watch here.
A web series starring Dia Mirza and Mohit Raina, Kaafir is about a Pakistani woman, who is held hostage, when she crosses the line of control. This web series deals with true patriotism, and shows how even life is not as important, as the love for our country. Watch Kaafir here.
So is your Republic Day plan sorted? Let us know in the comments below, about which series you will watch first! Happy Republic Day to everyone! For more entertainment, check out this special collection original series and films, here.