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Ek Hi Maqsad (1988)

  • Release Date1988
  • GenreAction, Drama
  • FormatColor
  • LanguageHindi
  • Run Time120 mins
  • Length3363.42
  • Number of Reels14
  • Gauge35mm
  • Censor RatingUA
  • Censor Certificate Number14441
  • Shooting LocationFilmistan, Film City

Night was silent and dark, in the late hours, Ram a patient after attacking two wardens escaped from Mental Asylum with the intention to kill his wife Indu. 

 Police was informed and announcement on T.V. and Radio was made about his daring escape. Police chased him but cleverly he reached at his destination. He could not achieve in his aim to kill Indu (his wife) as Police was already petrolling out side his bungalow.

To hide from Police's eye, he (Ram) forcibly entered in Pritam's house which was opposite his bunglow and threatened to kill him with a knife if he shouts. Ram managed to stay at his house, from there, he used to watch the acticities of his wife and Police through window. After few days, Pritam anxiously enquired from Ram as to why he wanted to kill his innocent and beautiful wife. Ram out , of vengence narrated facts that he being a well upto do Doctor and leaving a peaceful happy family life, one night when he entered into his home, what he saw, could not believe it and terribly shocked to see his wife Indu in the arms of her lover on the bed, which was unbearable for a husband and out of anger he murdered her love with a sharp knife, leaving dead body in a pool of blood. Ram was out to kill his wife even at risk of his own life but she was saved in intervention by their family friend Police Inspector Mr. Deepak. This was his only MAQSAD (aim) to kill his wife Indu,’

[from the official press booklet]



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