Two small-time crooks and petty thieves, Sunil (Shashi Kapoor) and Vijay (Amitabh Bachchan), have a lot in common, although they hate each other’s guts. Both land in the same prison; both impersonate someone else to get employed in a boy’s boarding school; both want to abduct a student named Bittoo Mathur for a very large sum of money; both have woven tragic-comic background family tales to impress their respective girlfriends, Shalu (Hema Malini) and Anju (Parveen Babi); both have changed their names, while Vijay is Lakhsman, Sunil is now Ram; and both are bent upon outwitting the other to abduct Bittoo. But will they succeed in the kidnap attempt? Who will outsmart the other in the abduction of Bittoo? Watch Do aur Do Paanch, a fun-filled tale with loads of twists and turns.