Panchayat (Web Series)71
Amazon Prime India recently revealed the trailer of their second collaboration show with TVF titled Panchayat. The also collaborated before with the show named, “Hostel Daze” which is also a popular Web Series among youth. This series will feature star cast Jitendra Kumar, Neena Gupta in lead roles which are also starred in Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan, the recent Bollywood film. The series is going to be released on 3rd April 2020.
Here is the trailer of this series which was released on 30th March 2020:
Panchayat is a comedy-drama web series, which captures the journey of an engineering graduate Abhishek, who joins as secretary of a panchayat office in a remote village of Uttar Pradesh because of lack of better jobs and get stuck between crazy villagers and a difficult village lifestyle. Abhishek starts his job with the only motivation of getting out of that village as soon as possible, for which he even prepares for CAT.
Jitendra Kumar was last seen in the lead role with Ayushmann Khuranna of the film Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan. In this series Panchayat, Jitendra Kumar will be seen in the role of Abhishek Tripathi, a man who is looking for a job. His friend, played by Biswapati Sarkar, motivates him to take up a job in rural India. After reaching there, he feels that he wants more from the job. So his friend tells him to prepare for the CAT exams to get into a good college. But the standards of villagers living in the village makes it tough for him to do so. This series revolves around Jitendra Kumar and how he struggles to make his living from the village.
Neena Gupta was last seen in the role of Jitendar Kumar’s mother in the film Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan. Neena Gupta will be seen in the role of a pradhan of this series. She will be seen as Manju Devi in the series. A ‘pradhan’ is the decision-maker of the village and the panchayat system of India. She will be the leader of the town in which Jitendra Kumar will be going to do his job.
Raghuvir Yadav is an actor who has done and is seen in several short films and series. He is well known for his appearance in the John Abraham starrer film Romeo Akbar Walter. In Panchayat, he will be seen in the role of Brij Bhushan Dubey, the husband of Manju Devi.