Raj Kumar is a painter by profession, but is unable to earn a living. Unable to pay rent to his kind-hearted but foul-mouthed land lady, Mrs.D'Souza. One day Raj finds a wallet containing money, and he returns it to the owner, Ramnath. Pleased with his honesty, he employs Raj in his office. Raj meets with Ramnath's maid servant. Asha and soon they fall in love with each other. This all ends when Raj finds out that Asha is really Aarti, the niece of the employer. He then alienates himself from his employer & his daughter and looks after his ailing landlady. Unfortunately , she passes away suddenly. The police finds out that Mrs. D'Souza was poisoned. Raj is accused of poisoning her. What actually happened? Is Raj guilty? Was he first pretending to be an Anari?