Circa British rule in India, wealthy DIG of Police is approached by Devdutt, a poor freedom fighter, who would like his daughter, Janki, to get married to the DIG's son, Ratan. The DIG and ... See full summary »

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Cast overview:
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Rajesh
Rakhee Gulzar ...
Chanda (as Raakhee)
Veena ...
Rajlaxmi
Karan Dewan ...
Pandharibai ...
Janki (as Pandri Bai)
Sunder ...
Nekiram
Mohan Choti ...
Nandu
Madan Puri ...
Chanda's maternal uncle
P. Jairaj ...
(as Jai Raj)
Sonoo Arora ...
(as Sonu Arora)
Gulshan Bawra
Badri Prasad ...
Police Inspector
Halam
Varalakshmi ...
(as Varlaxmi)
Shreeram Shastri ...
(as Sri Ram Shastri)
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Circa British rule in India, wealthy DIG of Police is approached by Devdutt, a poor freedom fighter, who would like his daughter, Janki, to get married to the DIG's son, Ratan. The DIG and his wife Rajlaxmi refuse to have to do anything with Devdutt, but Ratan refuses to marry anyone else. They eventually relent and agree to this marriage. Shortly after the marriage, riots ensue between the police and freedom fighters, and as a result the DIG is killed. Rajlaxmi blames Devdutt for his death, and asks a pregnant Janki to leave her house. Unable to stand up for his wife, Ratan remains a silent spectator while his wife is thrown out. Janki goes to live with her father, who eventually passes away, and it is then Janki gives birth to a son, Rajesh. Years later, Rajesh has grown up, drives a truck, and is in love with a local shop-keeper, Chanda, who he would like to marry. Janki would like her son to go and meet his dad, and when Rajesh does so, Rajlaxmi arranges a pompous welcome for him ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Naa Jaeeyo, Naa Jaeeyo, Chhod Ke Naa Jaiyo Meri Rani
Singer(s)Rajesh Khanna,Kishore Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar
Composed by Rahul Dev Burman
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