File Name: Jan pahchan
Starcast: Nargis, Raj Kapoor, Jeevan, Shyama
Plot: Asha lives a poor lifestyle ina
village in India along with her
mom and blind dad. When her
mom passes away, her dad re-
marries another woman,
Rukmini, who is cruel and
abusive toward Asha as well as
makes her do all the work -
indoors and out. Rukmini would
like Asha to get married to a
semi-senile villager, Lallu, an
engagement date is fixed but is
subsequently postponed as the
date was deemed inauspicious.
Shortly thereafter the entire
village is agog with the news
that Asha is pregnant. A man
named Jeevan comes forward
to claim her as his bride and
she moves in with him. Little do
the villagers and Asha parents'
know that Asha has been
intimate with an attractive and
wealthy artist by the name of
Anil. But since Anil has met with
an accident, he is disfigured,
possibly for life, and knowing
that Asha will dump him as he is
not attractive anymore,
decides not to return. How long
will Asha continue to live with
Jeevan, and what will be the
outcome of her child?
Anil, an artist, comes to stay in
a village with his friend Jeevan.
While there he meets Asha and
asks her to model for his
statue. The two fall in love.
They marry secretly but Anil
must leave as his father is
dying. While on the way back his
car crashes and he is disfigured.
Anil is now reluctant to go to
Asha in case she no longer
loves him, while meanwhile Asha
is pregnant and being shamed
by the villagers.