On the eve of national elections in the Indian village of Peepli, two poor farmers, Natha and Budhia, face losing their land over an unpaid government loan. Desperate, they seek help from an apathetic local politician, who suggests they commit suicide to benefit from a government program that aids the families of indebted deceased farmers.
Sitaram Panchal....Bhai Thakur
Naseeruddin Shah....Salim Kidwai
rest of cast listed alphabetically
Dan Husain....Vijay Ranjan Prasad
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