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Kahin Pyar Na Ho Jaye (1963)

  • GenreDrama, Comedy
  • FormatB-W
  • LanguageHindi
  • Length3884. 85 meters
  • Gauge35 mm
  • Censor RatingU
  • Censor Certificate NumberU- 39127- MUM
  • Certificate Date09/08/1963


Ranjit received a telegram from his friend Saroop asking him to proceed to Bombay immediately. Ranjit rushed from Allahabad to Bombay. Went to Saroop’s place. He was very disappointed to find that Saroop had left Bombay for a few days due to an emergency. Ranjit stayed at a hotel. Daily he used to go to Saroop’s place to have a chat with Bhabi. Daily he used to go to Saroop’s place to have a chat with Bhabi. These visits became more important and necessary when cupid decided to step into the picture. Ranjit fell in love with Bimla, the cousin of Bhabi, who resided in the same building.  Secret of love has a tendency to leak out at the first opportunity. People got wind of the affair of Ranjit and Bimla and Ranjit came out into the open to save his reputation. Bhabi took it in her stride and agreed that Ranjit and the girl will make a lovely couple. The only hitch was the absence of Saroop. His stay was prolonged. Saroop came back.  Ranjit met him but this was not his friend Saroop who had called him. He turned out to be another man with the same name and following the same profession. Saroop and Ranjit were total strangers to each other.

A disillusioned, sad and ridiculed Ranjit now went to the right place. But he left his heart in the old place. Saroop Kumar the real friend did everything to smooth things over.


But destiny continued to play its part. Due to a misunderstanding Bhabi arranged the marriage of Ranjit with the wrong girl. This was discovered before it was too late. To set matters right another gentleman Ashok was hauled in marry the other ‘other’ girl away. Ashok, at this critical juncture decided to play a very dangerous practical joke with Ranjit and saroop Kumar. As he held the trump card in his hand he said he would marry Bimla and not Malti, the ‘other’ girl actually he was in love with Malti. He was only trying to tease his friends. Ranjit and Saroop were bullied by Ashok. Both of them buttered him as much as they could and Ashok simply enjoyed the butler like services of his friends. One day, however, both discovered the fact that Ashok loved Malti and would die without her. They turned the tables on him and took their revenge. Now Ashok was the victim of their bullying attitude and that too with a vengeance. He could not bear this any arranged dates were fixed and the bridegroom was missing. Things were really serious. As to what happened afterwards, where Ashok had gone? Did he come back to marry Malti? How this impossible situation was solved? What happened to the romance between Ranjit and Bimla? You will find the answer on the screen.


(From the official press booklet)