PATANGA (1949)

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A villager with six daughters finally gets a son (Raja), and the local astrologer fortells great wealth and lots of motor cars. In fact he becomes a traffic policeman. One day he is distracted whilst on duty by a song, and a bad accident results because he has neglected his job. Raja joins a theatre group whilst suspended from the police force, with his sweetheart, the singer, Rani. A wealthy young man, Shyam, is smitten by Rani and turns her head with his money, forgetting he is already engaged to Purnima...

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