By mithun shetty(22 Aug 2009)
Rana Mahendra Pratap Garewal (Mukesh Khanna) is a wealthy businessman along with his brother Vishwa (Dalip Tahil). They are both good friends with Brijnath (Birju) (Paresh Rawal) who is initially very wealthy but loses all his wealth in a fire in his factory. Seeing t his the Garewal brothers who have initially proposed the marriage of Rana's younger sister Madhu (Madhuri Dixit) and Brijnath's younger brother Raja (Sanjay Kapoor) (both are very young at the time whereas their brothers are all adults already)break the marriage off. Shocked and saddened at his rejection by his best friends, Birju goes mad and gets elecrocuted by accident. Raja then stays in city outskrts with his brother taking care of him by doing petty jobs. After many years Madhu meets Raja and falls in love with him and after a lot of attempts to get him Madhu who falls in love unknwoingly that he is actually her childhood lover. After Raja reveals that he is the same childhood lover Raja, their love deepens.Rana and Vishwa soon find out about this and are determined to keep Madhu away from Raja. They continually humiliate and insult Raja, beating him up and forcing him to walk on broken glass in order to prove his love for Madhu.One day madhu runs away with Raja and Eventually, Rana pretends to give in and accept Raja into the family. When Raja leaves the city for a few days however, Rana invites Birju to stay at the Garewal mansion. While he is there, they have one of their assistants dress up like Birju and break into Madhu's room at night and pretend to attempt to rape her. Madhu duly screams that Birju is trying to rape her. The assistant quickly escapes while the room is only dimly lit before Madhu can see his face. Rana and Vishwa then call a mental hospital and force Birju into it as a prisoner in all but name. Raja is now forced to choose between believing Madhu's and Birju's words. He chooses to believe his brother's protestations of innocence and breaks up with Madhu. However, he still deeply loves her, and it is now up to him to dig for the truth and figure out what happned to Madhu on that fateful night.
In the end, Raja manages to get a hold of the assistant who dressed up as Birju and extract a confession out of him but in that process he meets with an accident and is critically injured. Birju goes to Madhu asking her to save him but she insults him.Rana's wife (Rita Bhaduri) tells the truth to Madhu and Madhu is so shocked to hear that her own brothers set up her rape that she leaves them and is on the verge of going to Raja's house. Rana also realises his msitake and begs forgiveness but Vishwa doesn't accept and starts beating Madhu and Rana. Raja comes and saves everyone in the climax and marries madhu in front of everybody. In the final scene, Rana and Vishwa come over to Raja's house and beg the trio for forgiveness. They decide to forgive the brothers on the condition that they bless the marriage of Raja and Madhu