Two cousins, Sudha and Anju, are born on the same day, and share a mystical bond. When Anju was born she was placed on the stomach of her aunt who was in labor; it was Anju's wailing that inspired Sudha to finally come forth.
Sudha is beautiful; Anju is not. Anju is the daughter of an upper caste Calcutta family; Sudha is the child of the black sheep of the same family. Anju's mother is hardworking and responsible; Sudha's is not. Anju is polite and kind; Sudha is the more rebellious of the two.
But from the day of their birth, they are sisters of the heart. At one poi