This 1989 character 'Paro' holds special place in Madhuri Dixit's heart

A still from the film Parinda featuring Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit Photograph:( Zee News Network )

ANI New Delhi, India Nov 03, 2019, 02.18 PM (IST)

Bollywood's 'Dhak Dhak' girl, Madhuri Dixit Nene on Sunday expressed excitement as her film 'Parinda', in which she played a strong female lead, clocked 30 years.

The actor played the role of Paro in the film which according to her still holds a special place in her heart . The 'Kalank' star shared a small video on her Twitter handle showcasing close up shots of a young Madhuri teaching children while in the second shot she is flaunting her beautiful smile.

"Paro still holds a special place in my heart even after 30 years of #Parinda. It was a sheer joy for me to portray a strong female lead character, back in those days. And working with Anil Kapoor, Jackie Shroff & Vidhu Vinod Chopra Films was an experience in itself. Forever grateful!#30YearsOfParinda," she captioned the post. 


The Vidhu Vinod Chopra-directorial is a crime drama that revolves around brothers Kishen (Jackie Shroff) and Karan (Anil Kapoor) who reside in Mumbai. Karan falls in love with Paro (Madhuri Dixit), a friend's beautiful sister, but he leaves India to attend school in America. Kishen, meanwhile, enters into a life of crime, falling under the sway of Anna (Nana Patekar), a drug dealer.

When Karan decides to return to India to pursue a relationship with Paro, Kishen tries to keep him away from his criminal life. The film had hit silver screens on November 3, 1989.