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'Delhi Crime' Wins International Emmy Award

BP World Bureau | Nov 24 2020 10:17:54 AM
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NEW DELHI: Netflix’s 'Delhi Crime' has bagged the Best Drama Series award at the 48th International Emmys, making India's mark on an international awards platform. 

The show is made by Richie Mehta and is based on the 2012 Delhi gangrape case. 

Mehta said that he wants to dedicate the award to all women who not just endure the male violence but are then tasked to solve the problem.

He also gave the shout-out to the victim of the crime and her mother who went from pillar to post for her daughter's justice. 

The show stars Shefali Shah who plays a deputy commissioner of police  (DCP) tasked with finding the culprits and dealing with the aftermath.