A remake of the Tamil movie PASAMALAR, 1961, starring Shivaji Ganesan, Savitri, Gemini Ganesan and M Saroja. The Telugu remake RAKTHA SAMBHANDHAM ,1962, had NTR, Savitri, Kanta Rao. And, the Kannada remake, VAATHSALYA, 1965, had Rajkumar, Leelavati, Uday Kumar and Jayanti. It was once again remade in Hindi as AISA PYAR KAHAN, 1986, with Jeetendra, Padmini Kolhapure, Mithun Chakraborty, Jayaprada and Vinod Mehra. The original story was by K P Kottarakara, a Malayalam producer, writer.