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  • KAALA PAANI Working
  • SAZAA-E-KALAPANI Alternative
  • KALAPANI Alternative
  • KAALAPANI Alternative
  • KAALAPAANI Alternative
  • SAZAA-E-KAALA PAANI Alternative


Set in the period between 1910 and 1960, the story revolves around a hundred and fifty thousand prisoners incarcerated in the notorious cellular jail in the Andaman Islands. One of the prisoners is Govardhan, a doctor who has been falsely implicated in a bomb blast that killed fifty five people travelling in a train with a British officer. The film essentially deals with his experiences in prison. Shocked by the atrocities committed on the prisoners, he takes up their cause.

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