A thief. A performer. Debt. Love.<br /> Shekhar (Ashok Kumar), a masterful pickpocket, has recently been released from jail but has no intention of giving up thievery. He steals an old, priceless watch. By sheer coincidence, he runs into the poor, old man whose watch it was. Feeling sympathetic, She..Read story
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