(Released: Dec 24, 1999)
Orphaned when his mother dies of hunger, Bapu is corrupted by Sultan (Shakti Kapoor), an ambitious criminal mastermind. He grows up to become "Badshah" (Akshay Kumar), a violent career criminal. A chance encounter with a lost child causes him to re-evaluate his life and he becomes an honest blacksmith and loving father. However, he cannot escape his past so easily and he finds himself pursued by a number of people including the dogged Inspector Pradhan (Ashish Vidyarthi); Sapna (Karishma Kapoor) the girl he jilted; his former criminal associates as well as the child's real parents.