Rajoo (Rajesh Khanna) and Sheetal (Hema Malini) are in love, and expecting some opposition from Rajoo's dad (Ajit), they marry in a simple temple ceremony. But Rajoo's dad vehemently opposes this marriage, and refuses to accept Sheetal. Then Rajoo is accidentally killed in a vehicle accident, leaving Sheetal pregnant and totally devastated. She eventually gives birth a baby boy Deepu (Master Alankar). Sheetal than seeks employment, and gets a job as a teacher. One of her students is a child named Muni, whose dad is a widower, Ravi (Shammi Kapoor). Since their circumstances are similiar, they become very close, and eventually decide to marry. But Ravi's mom )Achla Sachdev) objects to this marriage, and accuses Sheetal of being a woman of questionable means. In the meantime, a villager, Mahuva (Aruna Irani) commits suicide, and the villagers point the finger at Ravi, on whom Mahuva had a crush. Was Ravi two-timing Sheetal? Written by
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Ramesh Sippy's first film as director also writers Salim Khan and Javed Akhtar, their first film as writers,'before they become ' Salim-Javed'. In this film they wrote along with Jyoti Swaroop and Gulzar. this film was one of the earlier film of Rajesh Khanna and Hema Malini and it was one of the last film of Shammi Kapoor as hero and Simi had small important role. Jaikishan (shanker- jaikishan) had completed the recording of background music of Andaz and then died, it was his last work. See more
Referenced in Mujhse Dosti Karoge!