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Magroor (1979)

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"MAGROOR" is the story of a proud rich man Ranjit Sinha who is pitted against a simple and honest telephone Operator-ANJU.

Anju rebuff Ranjit's advances at the cost of her job, Ranjit's ego is hurt but he refuses to give up and has a bet with his friends that within five days Anju will be in his arms. To achieve his goal he discards his millions and becomes a simple mechanic-RAJU to help Anju's brother in his garage and hence he able to come close to Anju. As the five days come to an end Ranjit really falls in love with Anju and Anju loves Raju but hates Ranjit not once realizing that Raju and Ranjit are one and the same person. Suddenly one day she is given concrete proof that Ranjit and Raju are two persons with the same face. Using this information Anju tries to take revenge on Ranjit by trying to put Raju in Ranjit's place.

But Anju is not the only one trying to get Ranjit out. There are other very strong characters who take full advantage of Raju and his helplessness Raju has to meet all the demands made on him.

One of the demands is to murder Ranjit.

Ranjit is murdered.......

Raju is arrested.....

What is Raju's helplessness? Who are these strong characters making Raju dance like a puppet to their tune? What has happened to........

Ranjit the Millionaie?

The answers to all these questions can be seen on the silver screen in our presentation....... "MAGROOR".

(From the official press booklets)