1975, In an early dawn of the month of Ramzan, an eunuch picked up a mutilated new-born girl-child from the streets of Mahim, Mumbai - whom he later named Tamanna. This work of fiction is inspired from that true incident. Tikku still lives an anonymous life in the bylanes of Mahim.
Nirmal Pandey was signed for Sharad Kapoor's role. After shooting for a few weeks, Pooja Bhatt felt Nirmal didn't suit the role of a leading man (Hero). Shots of Nirmal Pandey from far away were retained and used in the trailer of the movie. This was very unusual and made no sense.