Vishnuvardhan plays a dual role in this film, Shivraju, a innocent young man becomes a suspect for murder case and sentence to death by the court. Entire family feels gulity and dischager Shivraju from the family. The story takes a twist when his father gets to know that his son is not the actual murder. Sunder being a strict police officer and brother of Shivaraju, sets out to take revenge and collates all the evidence against the Kariappa ( vajramuni) . However Shivraju kills Karipaa and dies in the end.