Shankar is the adopted son of a kind hearted widowed landlord who has two children – Ramesh and Roopa. Ramesh hates Shankar and constantly beats him to the extent that he leaves him dead when he finds out that Shankar is in love with Roopa. Meanwhile Ramesh is attracted to a courtesan, Tara, and so blinded by her love that he signs off his property in her name. Years later Shankar returns as a wealthy man only to find Roopa engaged to Satish and Ramesh rendered penniless by Tara. returns to seek revenge. What will Shankar do?