The 1948 release Vidya directed by Girish Trivedi is the first film that stars Dev Anand opposite his real life lady love Suraiya. The film is rich with some excellent songs composed by S.D. Burman. The song “kinare kinare”, made a new history in Bollywood not for its superb music but that the song paved way for a long standing romantic relationship between Dev and Suraiya.
The film also stars Madan Puri, Cuckoo, Ghulam Mohammad, Maya Banerjee and Munshi Khanjar.