Main Hoon Na
: I am here for you
) is a Bollywood masala
film written and directed by Farah Khan
and produced by Gauri Khan
. It was released on 30 April 2004 and went on to become a box-office success. It starred Shahrukh Khan
, Zayed Khan
, Sunil Shetty
, Amrita Rao
, & Sushmita Sen
Main Hoon Na tells the story of Ram Prasad Sharma (Shahrukh Khan
) and his efforts to foil the terrorist Raghavan Datta (Sunil Shetty
). Ram is simultaneously attempting to mend relations with his father's estranged first wife and his half-brother Lakshman.
Raghavan is a former army officer court-martialed for executing eleven illiterate Pakistani civilians who accidentally crossed the border in search of water. He wants to sabotage Project Milaap (Unity), a first step towards friendship between India and Pakistan.
First he tries to kill General Amar Singh Bakshi (Kabir Bedi
), the commander of the Indian Army, during a television interview. This fails due to Major Ram's intervention, although Raghavan does succeed in killing Brigadier Shekhar Sharma (Naseeruddin Shah
), Major Sharma's father, who had ordered his decommission. He also threatens Bakshi's daughter Sanjana (Amrita Rao
). As the elder Sharma dies, he tells Ram about his step mother Madhu (Kirron Kher
) and half-brother Lakshman (Zayed Khan
) and begs Ram to re-establish relations with them; Madhu had left Brigadier Sharma after discovering that he had a mistress who bore Major Ram.
The general later asks Major... Read More