Sarathi Guhawrote on Apr 3 2008 5:15PM
Gali theke rajpath' is a light film from the 50's starring Uttam kumar, Sabitri, Anup kumar, Chhabi biswas and others. It features Uttam kumar in the role of a petty pickpocket (raja) who rejoins his sedekur ? Bhola (anup kumar). Once he is released from jail and again starts his business. One fine day, a girl Mala (sabitri chatterjee) arrives in their neighbourhood with her father and starts residing there- Raja and Bhola do the recdfund ? and Mala's father finds his money bag missing from his pocket. Raja and Bhola decide to pay their fare on their behalf and pretend to be good samaritans.In that period of time they rescued her time and again from the hands of a lecherous man Gobardhan. In the meantime, Raja and Bhola get acquainted with a businessman Mr Datta and befuent ? him into lending them money for a business which doesn't exist. Mr Datta decides to give them the money as well as goods against which they would get concession if they could sell them? Greed gets the better of them and they decide not to return the money as well as the goods. One day, Raja and Bhola are seen picking someone's pocket in a bus in which Mala was also travelling. She comes to know of Raja's actual identiy which she was unware ofl. Now having lost Mala's love, Raja decides to reform himself and becomes a changed man. He approaches Mr datta and tells him the actual truth. Mr. Datta was aware of the truth all the time and says he was testing Raja all this while. He goes and meets Mala and asks her to forgive Raja. Raja once again regains Mala's love and the film ends on a happy note. The one and only Helen also has a small role in this film.