This evocative family-oriented drama delves into the ups and downs in the life of Balachandran Unnithan (Jayaram), a singer who falls in love with Ambika, a singer from his own troupe.
They both end up getting married. Balachandran's family has been longing for a male child to inherit the family's wealth, but his elder brothers were having only female children. Ambika gets pregnant. Balachandran realizes that his wife is carrying a daughter, and not a son.
Later, he meets his old classmate and best friend, Padmarajan, whose wife Hema was also pregnant. She was bearing a male child. However, their babies were swapped by mistake by Balu's mother soon after delivery. Both Padmarajan and Balu must keep this as a secret to see their children. What will the fathers need to do to ensure their children's safety and happiness?
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The tremendous success of this movie ensured that it was remade in several languages including, in Tamil under the title Enakkoru Magan Pirappan (1996), in Kannada as Muddina Kanman (1997), and in Hindi as Beti No. 1 (2000). Read More