GADAR - EK PREM KATHA (2001)

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Alternative titles

  • MUTINY - A LOVE STORY Alternative
  • GADAR Alternative

Synopsis

Drama set in 1947 during the time of partition into India and Pakistan. The story revolves around a young couple from different social and religious backgrounds who are brought together by circumstance. Tara Singh is a Sikh truck driver who rescues Sakina, a Muslim girl from an aristocratic family, from being murdered. They fall in love, marry, have a son and live happily together until Sakina discovers that her father, presumed dead, is still alive and is the Mayor of Lahore. He pressures her to leave her husband and son to live with him in Lahore, marry a Pakistani and become involved in politics. After waiting for a long time for Sakina to return, Tara decides to fight to get her back.

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