By Sarathi Guha(24 May 2008)
Set in the colonial time the movie concerns not the movement for freedom of the nation but the liberation of women. Bindu, escapes paternalistic aggression and goes to her cousin Mrinal. Mrinal cares for her but her family rushes Bindu into a marriage with an insance Balai. Bindu escapes from her in law’s house and finding no long-term shelter commits uicide. Mrinal remains an admirer and writes of her to her own husband.