A stage actor becomes entangled in a murder mystery after he marries a woman with a secret past.

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Credited cast:
S.N. Banerjee ...
Hirani
Urmila Bhatt ...
Mrs. Tejpal
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Shiraz Hotel employee
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Kumar / S.N. Sinha
Ratan Gaurang ...
Servant
Anwar Hussain ...
Captain Mahendra
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Advocate Jagmohan Kumar
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Thakur
Raj Kishore ...
Hotel Savoy's Receptionist
Manmohan Krishna ...
Mr. Verma
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Captain Rajesh
Madhumati ...
Dancer
Mubarak ...
Mr. Sahani
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Shabnam
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Jumma
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Kumar is a well-known stage actor in Bombay. While on a trip to scenic Darjeeling, he meets with and falls in love with, Meena, the only daughter of wealthy military contractor, Verma. Shortly thereafter Kumar and Meena get married and return home to Bombay. Four years later Meena's dad passes away after telling her something that he had hidden from her for four years. Then a year later, Kumar notices that Meena does not accompany him to the stage anymore, and excuses herself on the pretext of being ill. Shortly thereafter, Meena gets killed, the Police assign this case of Inspector Ashok who starts his investigation - which will reveal that Meena was meeting secretly with Captain Mahendra; had been married to Captain Rajesh, and has a daughter by the name of Sarika in an orphanage. All Ashok knows is that the primary suspect is a bearded man by the name of S.N. Sinha who was lurking near Meena's residence on the night of the murder, and all clues so far seem to be pointing an ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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This was one of the first film made without the credit tittles coming at the begining of the film which was usual in every film. Even B.R.Chopra's Awaam, the film dint have credit tittles. See more »

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Remade as Imtihaan (1994) See more »

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Tum Agar Saath Dene Ka Waada Karo
Sung by Mahendra Kapoor
Music composed by Ravi
Lyrics by Sahir Ludhianvi
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excellent songs and interesting story
3 August 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

First off i must say that this movie soundtrack is one of the best soundtracks of the 60's. The story is very catchy and will keep you entertained through the entire movie. Most of the cast acted well, Sunil Dutt being the best. Sunil Dutt is very convincing as kumar, while vimmi could have been better. I felt as if a better actress was casted as her character the movie would have been better (ex. asha pareh, sadhana or saira banu). Raaj kumar did well in a short but sweet role and Mumtaz as always was very pleasant to watch. Anyone who likes mysteries will love this one....will all the being said i believe that the movie is worth a watch...i give it 7/10.......very good.


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