Sukhiram (Deven Verma) lives in a small tenement in the city with his wife, Shanti (Bindu), son Guddu (Gulshan Grover), and daughter, Meena (Huma Khan). They treat him like a servant, and would not even dream of helping him or his widowed sister, Laxmi (Nutan) who lives in a village, where she is shunned, and taunted because of her widowhood. One day Laxmi receives a letter informing her that she has inherited a lot of money, and all of a sudden her life turns for the better. The news also reaches Sukhiram, whose family are all of a sudden anxious to have Laxmi come over and live with them. Misfortune visits Laxmi, when a lawyer informs that there is not much wealth left in the estate, after paying off all debts, and Laxmi's status returns back to being shunned and taunted. Disgraced, she leaves the village and goes to Sukhiram's, where she is welcomed with open arms. She and her brother pretend that she has inherited the wealth, so as not to antagonize his family. This partly ... Written by
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Filmaker sohanlal kanwar last released film, this was the first time he directed film for other producers, he always directs his own production. The makers ashok khanna and prabhat khanna were subhash ghai's assistants are also music composer usha khanna brothers and they had liked the story of this film from writer ram kelkar who wrote it for sohanlal kanwar, the producers requested kanwar to direct the film for their production. After this film sohanlal kanwar made and completed ' Tadap ' with nana patekar, meenakshi shesadri & chunky pandey which is unreleased for about 20 years now. After subhash ghai's ' Hero ' ' " Paisa Yeh Paisa this film was the first film jackie & meenakshi to sign toghether. Nana Patekar's ' Prahar ' was to be produced by sohanlal kanwar, but after his demis sudhakar bokade produced the film, the one and only film nana patekar had directed. See more