The theme revolves around the character Damini who represents truth and innocence. After her marriage in renowned wealthy family, Damini happens to see a cruel act done by her brother-in-law. She wants the victim to get justice, but the family including her husband oppose her, which leads her to leave the house. Soon she is helped by a drunkard, an ex-advocate, who helps her in all respect to reach to her aim and therefore justice.
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When Rajkumar Santoshi narrated the film to Rishi Kapoor, the film had three protagonists. Rishi Kapoor, a Lawyrer, a Drunkard. Om Puri was the lawyer and Shakti Kapoor the drunkard. Santoshi then took both characters and merged them into one. This how Sunny Deol's character came about. This angered Rishi Kapoor because he was not told about this. He decided to take it up as a challenge and stay in the film. See more
Referenced in Khichdi: The Movie