Divya Solgamawrote on Apr 18 2008 7:45PM
Rani maa (Durga Khote ) is the step mother of Pratap Singh (Ashok Kumar). They are rivals and have put up candidates against each other for upcoming elections . Pratap Singh's wife Parvati (Bina Rai) is unable to conceive and is hoping for a child. Rani maa's widowed daughter in law (Purnima) is pregnant. Rani maa thinks that Pratap Singh is behind her son's death. And expects her daughter in law to give birth to a son so that when he grows up he can avenge his father's death and stake a claim to the property. Dr. Bharti (Rehman) is Parvati's brother. But he supportsRani maa's candidate.This makes Pratap Singh very angry. Pratap even throws a pregnant Parvati out of the house when he learns that she is in touch with her brother. Rani maa's daughter in law cames from home. Parvati gives brith to a son. Dr. Bharti brings a newborn baby from his hospital who is abandoned by his mother. Parvati accepts the orphan and treats him as her own child. After few days Pratap comes to claim his son and by mistake takes away the orphan kid. Dr. Bharati reveals the secret that the orphan kid actually belonged to rani maa's family. Rani maa's daughter-in-law is the mother of the child. Parvati keep a mum to end this family rivalry. Pratap Singh when unable to take care of the child calls Parvati again. Parvati comes back with her own son and says that he is the son of some poor man. Pratap Singh agrees to raise the child but treats him like a servant. Years later, Parvati's son grows up named Sonu (Kashinath) and the other kid Shankar (Dileep Raj) is known as chhote sarkar. Sonu and Shankar are best friends. Sonu loves a village girl named Saguna (Tanuja) and Shankar is in love with his college mate Sheena (Mumtaz). Shankar wants to patch up with his daadi maa but she insults him. Sonu is thrown out of the house when Pratap learns about his love affair with Saguna. Someone identifies Sonu as the orphan to whom Purnima had given birth. When Pratap discovers that he tries to kill Sonu. Parvati gathers courage and tells Pratap that Sonu is his own son. Rani maa comes to know that Shankar is her grandson. And all ends well.