Hum Ek Chote Gaon Ki Badi Kahani had a quarter of the decade history behind it. Vasant Sathe was the then Information and Broadcasting Minister for India. He had gone to Mexico during the year 1982 for an official trip. He came across a unique methodology of entertaining along with educating by a television program called Ven Conmigo (In English, it has ‘Come with me’). In turn, Conmigo was developed from the Peruvian Television Novel, Simplemente Maria (In English, it has ‘Simply Maria’).
The Person then after coming to India approached the Script Writer Manohar Shyam Joshi and the Film Creator P. Vasudevan Kumar. The serial was successfully produced and was handed over to the Executive of the country. He had approached Musician Anil Biswas to compose the title song. It was decided to be of half an hour per day for one hundred and fifty-six episodes. It was initially broadcasted in the Doordarshan network and later remade into various channels. The Director had brought in elegies as well as distiches in Hindi to deliver the message intended. He had always insisted on all the parents to leave their children to live independently and not to put barriers on their dreams.
It has to be marked that during those seventeen months, the Director had received four hundred thousand letters all over the country. The casts in the screening include Anjan Srivastav, Harsh Chhaya, Himani Shivpuri, Mona Wasu, Suhasini Mulay, and Vineet Kumar. Overall, the drama was of a not for profit one. It was produced by the government Production Unit to implement the high values of humanity and to ward away the evils in the society. It has the contents like the illness in the non- family planning, adult literacy in the village, empowerment of women in the locality, harmony among the different caste groups, and various intricacies in dowry, national integration, and abuse using drugs.
The Maker had also decided to pull over a separate call sheet to create awareness on the alcoholism that had spread in various countries. It has to be mentioned that the efforts added by the Actors were phenomenal. They would rehearse at the Mandi House at Himachal Bhavan located in New Delhi. The shots had taken at a studio in the outskirts of Gurgaon (Presently Gurgram, Haryana) taking three hours only for the transportation. Despite all odds, the team had succeeded in achieving its objectives.