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Drama. The story of a conflict between two villages. The head of one village makes a decision not to marry in order to devote himself to his people. On a visit to another village he comes across a young girl who has been bitten by a snake, and saves her life. Her fellow villagers however, misunderstand the situation and beat him up. Although they later realise their mistake and apologise, this is not satisfactory and revenge is exacted.

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