Prabhu Deva plays Srinivasamurthy, a poor young man who only lives well because he is friends with Babloo's character, a rich man's son. Srinivasa, wanting to get married, advertises in the personals and gets a positive response from Tulasi (Simran) and her father (Nasser). Without ever seeing each other, over phone conversations, the two fall in love. Srinivasa sends Babloo's father to fix up the engagement-- unfortunately, Babloo's father and Nasser have a bad history. The engagement falls apart. The rest of the story revolves around Srinivasa's effort to succeed in his love.