Jis Desh Men Ganga Behti Hai (1961)

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  • Jis Desh Men Ganga Behati Hai Alternative
  • Where the Ganges Flows Alternative


Drama centred around Raju, an innocent young man who hates violence and believes in the purity of the River Ganga. When he encounters a dacoit chief who is wounded, he nurses him and is himself mistaken by the gang as a police officer. Raju tries to make peace and to persuade the dacoits to lay down their arms.

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