Arun (Rajinikanth) arrives in India to settle down with his parents. Here, he meets Chitra (Purnima Jayaraman), a professional dancer. After initial misunderstandings both fall in love with one another. A mysterious person tries to kill Arun and his father tries to save the murderer. Shocked at his father’s behavior, Arun questions his father only to learn that he is not their biological son. He also learns that a lady named Laxmi is his real mother. On probing he finds out many bitter truths. Arun's ways of dealing with all the problems forms the crux of the story.