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Drama based on a story by Sarat Chandra Chatterjee. Lalita, an orphan lives with her uncle's family. She falls in love with Shekhar, the boy next door who is from a wealthy family. In order to to marry off his daughters, Lalita's uncle mortgages his house to Shekhar's father but is then unable to pay off his debt. A wealthy young man Girin, comes to the resuce and a misunderstanding develops between the two lovers but they are united at the end.

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