(English: "Kidnapping") is a 2005 Hindi film released on the 2 December 2005 and is directed by Prakash Jha
and stars Ajay Devgan
and Nana Patekar
in the lead roles. It is the story of a complex relationship and clashing ideologies between a father and son set in the backdrop of the kidnapping industry in the eastern state of Bihar, India.
Ajay Shastri (Ajay Devgan
) is an unemployed, honest graduate who dreams of joining the police force. His father, Prof. Raghuvansh Shastri (Mohan Agashe
) is a highly-principled and moralistic man . An ex-school teacher and Gandhi follower, now a social activist, Prof. Shastri expects his son to follow in his steps and believe in his ideals and values. When his father's ideals start clashing with Ajay's dreams of becoming a police officer, a rift between father and son emerges.
Ajay bribes higher officials to get his name on the Police Force list and, along with his friend(Ayub Khan), he gets Rs. 5 Lac loan as well. When things go awry, Ajay and his friend decide to kidnap a Government Official to repay the amount. Despite all this, Ajay loves Megha (Bipasha Basu
), a smart and educated girl, who is also in love with him, but their worlds are far apart.
The kidnap goes awry at the last minute. It turns out the official is in fact one of Tabrez Alam's(Nana Patekar
) men, a powerful and influential minority leader.Tabrez runs a parallel government; an empire which lives off money and fear and one which Tabrez has under... Read More