Scam 1992 The Harshad Mehta Story is a biography, crime, drama Indian web series helmed by national award winner Hansal Mehta. The series is written by Sumit Purohit, Vaibhav Vishal, Karan Vyas. Scam 1992 The Harshad Mehta Story is premiered on the OTT platform on 9th October 2020 on Sony Liv.The web series is based on the book “The Scam: Who Won, Who Lost, Who Got Away’ written by Debashish Basu and Sucheta Dalal’s. The story is about one of the biggest financial scams that happened in 1992 the shook the Indian Stock Market and he forced the market regulator to change the rules of the game of Dalal street. He was known as the Amitabh Bachchan of Dalal Street.The 10-episode series is how Harshad came to power. Harshad Mehta who was born to a lower-middle-class Gujarati Family. He worked as a salesman in the Bombay office of New India Assurance Company Limited which gave birth to his interest in the trading world. He became rich quickly, his ostentatious lifestyle which includes a sea-facing penthouse in Mumbai and several luxury cars. Harshad starts taking too many risks, giving knockers the chance they were looking for. He purportedly orchestrated a scam of Rs. 500 crores which caught the attention of financial journalist Sucheta exposed Harshad illegal methods in an article in The Times of India mentioning the loopholes in the banking system that had been misused by the stockbroker. After his arrest, the stock market crashed and innumerable Indians lost all savings. For the first time, the CBI was duty-bound to launch an investigation into financial crime. A corrupt financial system was revealed. Harshad eventually died in custody.The first episode is on “Risk se Ishq”. The second episode is on “Cobra Killer”. The third episode is on “Paise Ki Dukaan”. The fourth episode is on “Harshad Mehta is a Liar”. The fifth episode is on Kundli Mein Shani” The sixth episode is on “Stop the Press”. The seventh episode is on “Dala Street Ka Dariya”. The eighth episode is on “Matador”. The ninth episode is on “Ek Crore ka Suitcase”. The final episode of the series is “Main History Banana Chahta Hoon”.The series stars an ensemble cast including Pratik Gandhi who has mostly worked in Gujarati movies and theatre. He will be currently seen in a lead role in Scam 1992 The Harshad Mehta Story as Harshad Mehta; Shreya Dhanwanthary has worked in Hindi and Telugu films. She has endorsed well-known brands like Airtel, Pantaloons, Safi, Provogue, Vogue Eyewear, Gitanjali Maya Gold Jewellery, D’Damas Jewellery, Liberty footwear, and many more. She made her first Bollywood debut with Emraan Hashmi in the movie Why Cheat India. She has also written the book name Fade to White. Shreya will be seen playing the role of Sucheta Dalal, Journalist in the series, and other co-actors who were roped in for the series including Nikhil Dwivedi, Chirag Vohra as Bhushan, Sharib Hashmi, K.K. Raina, Rajat Kapoor, Satish Kaushik, Anant Mahadevan as S.Venkitaramanan, Ivan Rodrigues as Fortune India Editor, Mamik Singh as City Bank Offical, Kavin Dave, Lalit Parimoo as CBI Director, Anjali Barot as Jyoti Mehta, Jay Upadhyay, Shadaab Khan, Paresh Ganatra, Vivek Wasvani.

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