This is a story about two guys who act as mock witnesses and always hang around court to give evidence as per the requirement of the case every time. They have never believed in God but eventually they have to accept the power of God. Ahmed and Mohan Kumar Saxena are petty thieves, and con-men. They career is spent as false witnesses near the Bombay courts, where they get paid a set sum of rupees for false depositions. This changes when they meet and are influenced by Kabir Das, and decide to go straight. They find that it's virtually impossible to earn a living as honest citizens. Then Kabir Das is arrested and imprisoned by a murder he claims he did not commit, and the duo promise to help him, and find out who the real killer is, but they themselves end up getting in trouble.
Did You Know?
Hats off. Amitabh Bachchan had no qualms about the vamps of the 1970s playing his leading ladies. Helen in Imaan Dharam. Padma Khanna in Saudagar. Aruna Irani in Sanjog & Bombay to Goa. Bindu in Abhimaan - though she was not in the romantic lead and played the platonic friend. And later the utterly 'laughable' Sheetal in Bemisaal. See more
Shyamlee is blind throughout the movie but in the climax she somehow managed to aim her cross she was wearing around her neck towards the sun to distract Ranjit while he was pointing the gun towards the protagonists. See more
Munshiji, what was just a book to me, is now my religion. And I have taken an oath that I will never again place my hand on it and lie.