Inspector Arjun Singh (Jeetendra) is an honest & brave police officer. He is assigned the duty of a police station. He soon tries to bring law & order back. He gets to know that criminals in his area being supported by local politician Ajgar Pandey (Prem Chopra) who with the help of SP Suraj Paul Singh (Sujit Kumar) ,advocate (Bharat Kapoor) & Dr Mathur (Om Shiv Puri) rule with fear. He comes across various people of a basti & becomes their saviour, He also comes across a lady known as Lanka Laxmi (Bindu) who runs a brothel. From the same brothel he rescues his old friend Bharti (Jayaprada) who had been put into prostitution without her will.He decides to teach Laxmibai a lesson & tries to uproot the system of corruption. Will Arjun succeed in his mission? Or will the powerful and corrupt rule makers of this locality ruin his life, and defeat him in his fight against the system?