SAATHI (1968)

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Medical Drama: Ravi studies medicine in America, thanks to philanthopist millionaire Dayanand. He marries Shanti, a nurse whose mother dies from cancer, and devotes his efforts to discover a drug to cure the disease. Dayanand had expected Ravi to marry his daughter Rajni. Ravi wins an award for his research and Shanti, feeling she is in the way, and by now having a heart complaint, sets off for Switzerland with a former patient, in order to have an operation. The train on which she had been travelling crashes, and believing her to be dead Ravi marries Rajni. He loses his eyesight in a laboratory explosion, and unknown to him, is nursed by Shanti, now fully recovered and back in India. Ravi does not want to risk an operation to restore his sight, but if he does regain it he will discover who has been nursing him...

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