Rajan Sippy kept telling the media that the film was a remake of Deewar. Hema was in Amitabh's role and Rajan in Shashi's.

This was the last film S.K.Kapur produced.

Producer S.K.Kapur and Director Shibu Mittra made for about 10 years they made many successful films together, from 1976 Shanker Dada to 1987 Sitapur Ki Geeta

Sitapur Ki Geeta is the last film Shibu Mittra made for S.K.Kaur which was the last film he produced. Then his son had produced Desh Ka Dushman with Swaroop Kumar as director.