Sohrab Modi's 'Sikandar' was banned in Cantonment areas.
'Chitralekha', directed by Kidar Sharma, based on Bhagwati Charan Verma's novel, hit the theatres. There was a huge contoversy on the bath scene of the heroine Mehtab.
V Shantarm left Prabhat Film Co. after completing his last film Padosi.
Pancholi's Khazanchi was a huge hit across the nation. Its music was composed by Ghulam Haider
, which played the main part in the film's success.