Damini the virtuous daughter of an impoverished father who is worried about getting his two daughters married, achieves the impossible when the millionaire Shekhar Gupta falls for her. Shekhar’s family, including his mother and his mother’s brother are initially against Damini but finally accept her, until an incident disrupts the entire family.
On the day of Holi, Damini witnesses her husband’s younger brother and his three friends rape a maidservant. The entire family, including her husband Shekhar, conspire to hush up the scandal. When Damini refuses to keep silent, the family, aided by a scheming lawyer (Puri) and a Corrupt police force, try to make her go insane.
She is eventually helped by a down-and-out lawyer Govind (Deol) who defends her in court. Will justice be served in the end? What price will Damini have to pay for standing up against injustice and exploitation?
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Sunny Deol was bestowed with a National Award for his intense and hard hitting performance in this movie, even though he appeared only in the second half of the movie. Read More