Shankar is a hoodlum who lives in a shanty hut with his pregnant wife, Kanta, and makes a living as a career criminal. He prays to Lord Shiv that if he is blessed with a male child, he will ensure that the child does not take to his path, but instead grows up to a decent and honest human being. His wife does give birth to a baby boy, and Shankar loots the ill-gotten gains of another hoodlum named J.K.. A furious J.K. hunts down Shankar in an attempt to abduct his son, but Shankar takes his child and switches him with one belonging to renowned stage artist, Ashok Kumar. Shankar gets into a scuffle with J.K. and his men, killing one of them, getting arrested, tried in Court, and being sentenced to 14 years in jail. Kanta passes away, while Dharam is left in the care of a wrestler, Bhim Singh, and a mid-wife, Ganga. Dharam is taught to be a hoodlum, but wants to focus on becoming a singer, while Ranjit has taken to alcohol, gambling, and a life of crime under J.K. himself. After his ... Written by
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Raj Kapoor for the last time sings in mukesh's voice ' ek din bikjayega' and mukesh's last pucturised song on raj kapoor, also. premnath's last film for r.k.films. This film is randhir kapoor second film as director, the firsr was kal aaj aur kal and third was heena. This film is music composer r.d.burman, lyricsts majrooh, writer prayag raaj and rekha their first film for R.K.Films. See more
Tu kahan gayi thi tera mar jaaye saanwariya
Lyrics by Majrooh Sultanpuri
Music by Rahul Dev Burman
Performed by Kishore Kumar
(as Kishore Kumar Ganguly) and Lata Mangeshkar See more