Duration : 140 min - Musical | Romance | Drama - 22 March 1953 (India)
Allahabad-based Raj Raibahadur lives a wealthy lifestyle with his widowed businessman dad. His mom had passed away, a victim to tuberculosis, compelling his anxious dad to keep him away from the hustle, bustle and pollution associated with cities. As a result Raj ends up in the countryside, involved in the construction of a dam. His dad asks him to commence correspondence with a Riva-based young woman by thename of Chandra Rai, with a view to get him married, to which Raj agrees. The correspondence starts, and even without meeting each other, Chandra and Raj fall in love. They cement they love when they finally meet with eachother. When Raj tells him dad, the marriage proposal is put forth, but to Raj's shock and dismay, Chandra rejects him. It isonly later that Raj finds out that the woman he had corresponded with was not Chandra, but her younger sister,Neelu. Then the Raibahadur family physician...
Inder Raj Anand (dialogue), Inder Raj Anand (photoplay)
Nargis, Raj Kapoor, Pran and Vijayalaxmi