A police officer (Amitabh Bachchan) after the brutal murder of his family seeks some answers from life. Where he was suspended from duty, because of false story portrayed against him by traitors, when he decides to track down the killer of his family years ago, with the help of a street-wise knife sharpening girl (Jaya Bhaduri), and a Pathan (Pran). He was able to make out one of them as underworld don Teja and promise himself that he would not rest in peace until he takes revenge. Written by
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The film 's title music was later used again for the film " Khoon Pasina". International DJ Madlib released a music video titled "Indian Hump" for his International album Beat Konducta India Volume 3 and 4 .In the music video he used the Khoon Pasina's title sequence (which had the same title music as Zanjeer). See more
Sher Khan does not leave today's work for tomorrow.
Referenced in Musafir