In order to defame the reputation of a school-master Dharam Murti; the landlord Sher Singh Bandookwala and Narayandas Gopaldas accuses him of sexually molesting a woman. The decision gets accepted by the local village Panchayat and Dharam, his wife Savitri, a son Ravi and his daughter Padma gets out-cast from the village for a period of one month. Dharam goes away never to return leaving his wife to bring up their children in a destitute way of living. Savitri slogs hard to send Ravi to the city for education - years later Ravi returns to his village as an engineer - and is all set to clear his father's name at any cost.
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Sanjay Dutt once appeared drunk on the sets of the film to meet newcomer Sridevi.He went directly to her make up room which didn't go well with her.In future Sridevi avoided working wit him they were part of only one film together Gumrah 1993.While shooting for Ramesh Sippy's shelved film Zameen director made sure they didn't have much scenes opposite each other as Sridevi was paired with Vinod Khanna and Sanjay Dutt with Madhuri Dixit.They had shot for Kudha Gawah 1992 but Sanjay Dutt left the film mid way.Finally they were to make comeback in Karan Johar's Shiddat .But tragically Sridevi passed away before the shoot. See more
Referenced in I'm Your Hero