Plot[ edit ] The story is set around the Indian Mutiny of Javed Khan Shashi Kapoor is a reckless feudal chieftain with a Muslim Pathan heritage, whose world revolves around breeding carrier pigeons. His younger brother-in-law, Sarfaraz Khan Naseeruddin Shah is politically awakened and actively plots the fight against the British. Freedom fighters attack the local British administrators while they are in Sunday Worship at Church, massacring them all. Lala is torn between his loyalty for India and his privileged position under the British, and also his silent love towards Miriam, who seems to also reciprocate it silently. However, matters are taken out of his hand by Javed Khan who barges into Lala's house and forcibly takes Ruth and her family to his own house.
This article's plot summary may be too long or excessively detailed. Please help improve it by removing unnecessary details and making it more concise. March Learn how and when to remove this template message Vikram Rahul Roy , goes on a hunting trip with his friend Arun into the forest on a full moon night. While in the forest, Vikram is warned by a tribesman named Bheema Mushtaq Khan , who tries to persuade him to go back home, stating that the night of the full moon is the cursed tiger's night to hunt.