Paappi Devataa

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Paappi Devataa
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पापी देवता
Directed by Harmesh Malhotra
Produced by M.M. Malhotra
Baldev Pushkarna
Written by Dr.Rahi Masoom Raza (dialogue)
Anand Bakshi (lyrics)
Screenplay by Ravi Kapoor
Starring Dharmendra
Madhuri Dixit
Music by Laxmikant Pyarelal
Cinematography Shyam Rao
Edited by Harish Chaudhary
R.K. Duggal Studios Productions
Release date
  • 12 May 1995 (1995-05-12)
Running time
139 minutes
Country India
Language Hindi

Paappi Devataa (English: Sinners - Goddess) is a 1995 Indian action film produced by M.M. Malhotra, Baldev Pushkarna on R.K. Duggal Studios Productions banner and directed by Harmesh Malhotra. It stars Dharmendra, Jeetendra, Jayapradha, Madhuri Dixit in the lead roles. The music is composed by Laxmikant Pyarelal.


Paappi Devataa tells us about Ram Kumar Singh, who re-locates himself from Allahabad to Bombay by train. During this time, his wallet and clothes are stolen. He registers a complaint to the railway police for his stolen belongings stolen. Meanwhile, the very kind-hearted Rahim Khan takes him home, and provides him with food, shelter, and a taxi-cab so that he can earn money while looking for a job. Eventually they become close friends. While driving his taxi on his first day, Ram meets Reshma and both fall in love with each other. He then plans to search for a good job and move out to his own apartment. What Ram does not know is that Rahim works for an underworld Don, Ratan Seth, and has also killed a man named Niranjan Das. And what Rahim does not know is that Ram is the Deputy Commissioner of the Police who suspects Ram of killing Niranjan Das.



The music of the film is composed by Laxmikant Pyarelal.

# Title Singer(s)
1 "Uska Naam Hai Piya" Alka Yagnik
2 "Dur Desh Se Ek Pardesi Aayega" Shobha Joshi
3 "Kuch Main Kahoon" Mohammad Aziz
4 "Jhoom Raha Hai" Shabbir Kumar, Alka Yagnik
5 "Sawan Ke Badlo Ki Niyat" Mohammad Aziz, Alka Yagnik
6 "Sawan Ke Badlo Ki Niyat" Instrumental
7 "Dur Desh Se Ek Pardesi Aayega" Instrumental

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