Panchali arrives at her sister's house in the village travelling on the east-bound train. She meets Paramjothi, an aspiring poet branded a loafer by his village. Love blossoms between Paramjothi and Panchali. Paramjothi leaves for the city where he decides to try his luck in the film industry. He gets a lucky break and becomes hugely successful. Both the lovers' lives revolve around the east-bound train in which they exchange their messages. Meanwhile, Disaster strikes the village in the form of natural calamity but both the lovers escape the villagers' wrath with the help of the east-bound train.