October 24, 2020 11:35:19 am
Hansal Mehta’s Rip-off 1992 – The Harshad Mehta Story, the 10-episode internet collection on stockbroker Harshad Mehta and India’s largest monetary rip-off has received laurels from critics and viewers alike. A number of studies are additionally suggesting that the online collection has change into the top-rated present on IMDb’s Prime Rated TV Exhibits listing with a 9.6/10 ranking.
Nevertheless, the director-writer has denied the studies in his newest tweet. Reacting to at least one such report, Mehta wrote, “Not precisely true. We’re round quantity 21. This information is statistically inaccurate.”
Rip-off 1992 is the story of Harshad Mehta who orchestrated the Rs 5,000-crore 1992 securities scandal, which led to the publicity of many loopholes within the functioning of the inventory market and banks. The collection is led by Pratik Gandhi and Shreya Dhanwanthary together with an ensemble forged of Satish Kaushik, Sharib Hashmi, Anant Mahadevan, Nikhil Dwivedi, KK Raina and Lalit Parimoo amongst others.
Calling it a “charming cautionary story”, The Indian Express’ Shubhra Gupta gave a constructive overview to the online collection. She wrote, “Rip-off 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story is an interesting account of a person who began small, and inside an extremely brief interval, amassed the type of staggering fortune most individuals solely dream of. The online collection, which lasts an expansive ten episodes, is not only an in depth sketch of Mehta and his distinctly dodgy methods and his shut cohorts, it’s additionally a portrait of an India which was on the verge of momentous change.”
Rip-off 1992, an adaptation of the e-book The Rip-off: Who Gained, Who Misplaced, Who Received Away by monetary journalists Sucheta Dalal and Debashish Basu, is streaming on SonyLIV.
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