Sarita plays a woman suffering from psychological trauma having witnessed violence during her childhood. She falls in love with and marries her childhood friend Aravindran (Sivakumar) who is unaware of her condition. When Aravindran's family find out about her condition, he is pressured to leave her. When Aravindran discovers his wife is carrying his child, he ignores his family and instead vows to stand by his wife. Sarita won the Kalaimamani Award in 1983 for her role in this movie.