4 Iconic Indian Television Series You ‘Can YouTube’ Free

26 . May . 2017
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YouTube is a gift that keeps giving. It is a great platform for upcoming filmmakers to show off their work, and a great place to find old favorites – films, series, etc. YouTube is famous with the Indian netizens because it offers some of the most famous television series from the ‘80s and the ‘90s. We list the 4 that you can binge watch.


One of India’s first superheroes and the role Mukesh Khanna is best known for. The series is available free, and is uploaded by Ultra. The video quality is not that good, but is passable for anyone looking to relive their childhood.

#Byomkesh Bakshi

This is the series that inspired the YRF film starring Sushant Singh Rajput. This detective series explored dark themes and propelled Rajat Kapur to stardom in the ‘90s. It is now available on YouTube and has been uploaded by Doordarshan National, the official YouTube channel of the National Broadcaster.

#Malgudi Days

An entire generation grew up on Malgudi Days. The series was one of the first to show village life to an urban India. It was based on a collection of stories by R.K Narayan. So, if you want to relive the ‘80s, there’s nothing like watching Malgudi Days.

#Captain Vyom

We have all read the articles and seen photos that prove Milind Soman is one of the hottest and fittest men in India, if not the world. But this is 2017, and Milind has been around since a long time. We now have a chance to see him at his peak, in the nineties, in Captain Vyom, a series conceptualized by Ketan Mehta.

There are several television series from the 80s and 90s that are now available on YouTube, but many of them have incomplete episodes. However, the above mentioned series have the most number of episodes available for viewing.