Chaitanya (Shiva Balaji) is an idealistic young lad who is less concerned with getting a job and making money, and more with helping the downtrodden. Shanti (Sindhu Tolani) is his childhood buddy and does not subscribe to his point of view. confusion between love and friendship ensues, and ultimately they decide it’s love after all. This 3/4ths of the movie having gone by, Chaitanya gets shot dead in a naxalite ambush. Shanti takes up his cause, files a case against the naxalites, rouses the entire nation and grins into the camera.