Iqbal (Amitabh Bachchan) is the union leader of the coolies. The major enemy to Iqbal is Zahfar, the evil buisnessman who stole his mother away from him and who is the core of all conflict for the Coolies. With his will and God's protection, Iqbal tries to reunite with his mother and become the victor to his cause.
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Amitabh Bachchan was admitted to St Philomena's Hospital, Bangalore, when he was seriously injured during the shooting of the film, Coolie. Amitabh Bachchan had donated generously towards the improvement of the hospital and now it is one of the most sought-after hospitals in Bangalore. Years later, Julie, his nurse, was hospitalised and had no one to care for her after her husband died. The old age home, Humanitarian Hands,wrote a report on her. On reading the report, the superstar immediately sent a cheque of Rs 2 lakh for her treatment and invited her to visit him.