Thakur (Balraj Sahani), a rich landlord of a vast estate, refuses to get married to an adivasi girl owing to the difference in their class. The same girl conceives a child of thakurs, whom she raises up & educates to become an ethical human being. Shekar (Dharmendra) who is studying in a hostel completes his education & returns to his mother, but is startled to find her dead. A grieving Shekhar vows to take revenge on Thakur who had deserted his mother to face such harsh difficulties of this world. Shekar makes up his mind to kill Thakur. He meets Thakur's son Dilip who looks exactly like him and who is in love with Jhumki, an adivasi girl. Shekar decides to helps Dilip in his plan to marry Jhumki, against his fathers wish but Thakur has a different plan for Dilip. He wants his son to marry Deepa who is equal in status to them but Dilip sends Shekar to meet Deepa. Deepa & Shekar fall in love with each other. When Thakur comes to know about this, an infuriated Thakur tells Shekar to leave the place but Shekar refuses & ultimately Thakur has to give up his undeserving demands & accept Dilip's wish & Shekar as his son.