The Principal of New Era High School in Panchgani finds an orphan, Raju, who had lost his parents to plague, brings him home, and enrolls him in the school. Raju notices that while every ... See full summary »

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Rakesh
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Principal
Indrani Mukherjee ...
Uma
Harindranath Chattopadhyay ...
Deranged male in Bombay
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Kavi
Asit Kumar Sen ...
School-teacher (as Asit Sen)
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Kavita (as Madhvi)
Madhavi ...
Kavita
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Shaukat Azmi ...
Rakesh's Mom
Babloo ...
Raju / Bhikhu (as Master Babloo)
Brahm Bhardwaj ...
Rakesh's dad
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Kind-hearted Delhi resident
Gopal Raj Bhutani ...
(as Gopal Bhutani)
Laxmi Chhaya ...
Dancer / Singer
Manmohan ...
Ustad Mansharam
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The Principal of New Era High School in Panchgani finds an orphan, Raju, who had lost his parents to plague, brings him home, and enrolls him in the school. Raju notices that while every student has parents and visitors, he has no one to call his own. He gets distraught and is assured by the Principal that he does have a relative in Chacha Nehru (Jawaharlal Nehru, the Indian Prime Minister). Raju believes him, and when he finds out through his teacher, Uma, that Nehru will be delivering a speech in Chowpatty, Bombay, he sneaks off in the trunk of a car. Upon arrival he faces harsh realities, his money is almost stolen, and he is befriended by a cynical deranged male, who tells him that Nehru is now a speech-prone politician and is unable to hear what the common citizen has to say. He also tells him that Nehru has left Chowpatty and is at the Government Bungalow. Both take a cab there, but are told that Nehru has departed for Delhi. Raju attempts to go to Delhi but is abducted by Ustad... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Naunihal is the only production of Saawan Kumar's which he dint direct, as he has directed his all productions. Saawan Kumar, on the advise given by Meena Kumari, turned director with his second film production, Gomti Ke Kinare. Then he directed all his productions. See more »

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Patthar ke Bhagwan pigalja, aaj pigalna hoga
Sung by Lata Mangeshkar
Lyrics by Kaifi Azmi
Music by Madan Mohan
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