Baswana made his television debut with the show 'Kuchh Jhuki Palkein' and followed up with Kkoi Dil Mein Hai. As both shows were successful daytime serials, Baswana's became noticed. However, it was his portrayal of the character Sahil Virani in the successful show Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi that established his career and made him a household name. Since then Baswana has done several cameo's in other shows playing supporting roles. He then played the role of Munna, the leading actress(Indira/hitler didi)'s brother, in Zee TV's show Hitler Didi. Presently, he plays the role of an honest DM, Collector Ishwar Rawat who tries to help Chakor and the rest of bonded labours of Azatganj.