Circa 1992 Mallukot-based Harinder falls head-over-heels in love with Aayat, who has come to live there with her Bua, Fatimah, from Kashmir. Hoping to woo and marry her, despite of receiving romantic overtures from village belle, Lajjo, he, instead faces heartbreak following the attack on Babri Masjid by right-wing Hindu extremists. Seeking safety in Bombay, Aayat re-locates there with her father and Bua.
Did You Know?
1. Shahid Kapur spotted mustache for the first time.
2. The film begins in 1992 and ends in 2002.
3. The film marks the directorial debut of Shahid Kapoor’s father Pankaj Kapur.