22 June 1897

22 June 1897 1979

Due to a plague epidemic in Pune, the British Government deputes C.W. Rand as Chairman of the Special Plague Committee, empowering him to do whatever is necessary to control the menace. Rand's heavy handed measures deeply offend local sensibilities, driving a group of angry youngsters to assassinate him and Lt. Charles Ayerst- the first outbreak of revolutionary activities in British India.

  • Released: 1979-01-01
  • Runtime: 120 minutes
  • Genre: Drama, History
  • Stars: Sadashiv Amrapurkar, Prabhakar Patankar, Shanta Jog, Rod Gilbert, Ravindra Mankani
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