Geeta lives a poor lifestyle with her widowed mother in Bhavnagar, Gujarat, who works as a Nurse in a hospital run by Dr. Bhanu Pratap, while she herself sings and dances in a hotel. She is in love with wealthy Lalit Mohan Singh, who lives with his widower dad in a mansion. When Lalit informs his dad that he wants to marry Geeta, he is told to go abroad and forget about Geeta, which he does, leaving behind a pregnant Geeta, who gives birth, but is subsequently told by her mother that the child, a son, was born lifeless. Six years later Lalit returns home, cremates his dad, locates Geeta, they meet, patch-up, re-kindle their romance and get married. Geeta gets pregnant but the child is born lifeless, and the doctor tells Lalit that Geeta will not be able to conceive again. With her marriage on the rocks, her mother tells them that her son was very much alive, but she gave him up in order to prevent a stigma being cast on her daughter. They meet with Dr. Bhanu Pratap, who refuses to ... Written by
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A very beatiful and well made film. This is the last film chetan anand made, sanjeev kumar, priya rajvansh( her last film, she has also written the story of this film) zeenat aman & jackie shroff ( paired toghether first time, looked good together, both dev anand's discoverys) all perfomed very well, the direction, script, music & photography all very good. A new music director was introduced in this film Pyare Mohan. Sanjeev Kumar had completed all his entire work including dubbing. After kudrat and before hathoon ki lakeeren, chetan anand was planning " salim-anarkali' but that was shelved then in 1981l/82. Then in 1990s he launched a film and 2 adesh srivastav recorded 2 songs but the film was shelved. Chetan anand's first film was neecha nagar which came in 1946 and after 40 years in 1986 came his last film, haathon ki lakeeren. See more