After it advertised that five of its inmates were looking for grooms, the Nari Sanrakshan Gruha, a home for destitute women in Surat, received more than 550 CVs of suitors—an average of 110 suitors for each girl. “Once they reach marriagea•ble age, we start teaching them to be good wives,” said Rupal K Shah, chairman of the Gruha. “They never had a family and now they need one. So, a strong family background is the primary criterion for any eligible groom.” He would also need to be a bachelor with a steady income and no criminal record.0
With two back-to-back blockbusters, director Mohit Suri is finally the talk of the town. His films follow a fixed formula of doomed love, lilting music and derivative story lines. But is there more than meets the viewer’s eye?