Suraj and Arun are brothers who share a special bond. Suraj, a jail warden and his wife Lakshmi have brought up Arun. Radha is an orphan from a wealthy family. Radha is set to marry Naresh, the son of Raj. Why does Arun interrupt the marriage? Why does Radha first deny and later acknowledge her marriage to Arun? Raj, a psychiatrist, Mahavir a prisoner, Naresh are intricately linked in a rape-murder that puts Mahavir in prison in the care of Suraj. Are they all pawns in a bigger game of a foreign power who aims to destabilize India? Yes they are. As the story unfolds, the relationships, motives and attitudes become clear. Is patriotism at stake? Will traitors prevail? What do the international saboteurs plan and how Raj, Mahavir, Arun, Suraj, Peter Fernandez (principal of the law college) become pawns on the chessboard of this movie, which translated in English means "Keeper of Promises" Written by
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In 1987 Dharmendra gave 6 box office hits, which is a record in itself to date. The films which became box office hits included Hukumat, Aag Hi Aag, Loha, Insaniyat Ke Dushman, Watan Ke Rakhwale and Dadagiri (although Dadagiri was average). Even Hukumat was the year's biggest box office record breaker, and crossed the earnings of that year's blockbuster Mr. India. See more