Dasvi: Release date, cast and teaser

Dasvi is an upcoming Hindi-language social-comedy film on Netflix about an uneducated politician looking to improve his record.

Release date

Dasvi releases exclusively on Netflix on April 7.

Cast and creators

  • Abhishek Bachchan
  • Yami Gautum
  • Nimrat Kaur
  • Arun Kushwah

Directed by: Tushar Jalota

Written by: Ritesh Shah, Suresh Nair, Sandeep Layzell

Story by: Ram Bajpai


“When a local criminal recognizes his right to education, he attempts to appear for his “dasvi” (10th standard board examination).

Other details

After Ludo (2020), The Big Bull (2021), and Bob Biswas (2021), Dasvi (2022) will be Abhishek Bachchan’s fourth film to release directly on an OTT platform.


In a Haryanvi accent, Gangaram Chaudhuri (played by Bachchan) orders his fellow prison inmates to be quiet. He explains that he will be appearing for his 10 standard examinations (dasvi), a provision granted by the Right to Education Act.

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