By Divya Solgama(22 May 2008)
The film is about a war between two evenly matched zamindar families - the chowdhury family and the Ray family. The film opens with Aagun (Prosenjit) returning home after serving a life sentence at jail. His son refuse to talk to him and even call him father since he thinks his father is a murderer. Aagun`s elder brother Raj Shekhar (Razzak) starts to narrate the incident in details to Aagun`s son. He describes every incident which toook place between the zamindars. The story starts with a clash between Aagun and Pratul, Rahul Roy`s (Tapan Pal) brother who is cruel and is of ill character. Aagun defeats him and saves his family prestige. Anjali, (Rachna Banerjee) a flower seller, who leads a difficult life with her brother Apu, is lusted after by Pratul, who wants to have him as his wife. Aagun's youngest brother Sagar (Jishu Sengupta) doesn`t turn up home in holidays which upsets Raj Shekhar and his wife Mamata (Kalyani Mondal). They send Aagun for news. Aagun finds out Sagar is in love with Nadi (Moumita Chakraborty) who belongs to Ray family. Raj Shekhar tries a hand of marriage proposal to Rahul Ray between Sagar and Nadi, who blankly refuses and even insults him. Meanwhile, Mamata`s maternal uncle plans to capture all Raj Shekhar`s is property. He is caught and sacked by Raj Shekhar, who joins Pratul. A false blame of rape is put on Aagun while he tries to save Anjali from being bitten by a snake. Raj Shekhar himself whips Aagun 20 times fully knowing that he is innocent but in order to save his family`s esteem. Later Anjali`s maternal aunt, being bribed, sells Anjali to Pratul. Anjali flees and takes shelter at Raj Shekhar's house. A conflict arises as to why a girl of the village of Ray`s is hostaged at Chowdhury`s. Raj Shakhar orders Aagun to marry Anjali who does it against his wish. Aagun does not accept Anjali as his wife from his heart insipite of several attempts from the later to win the former`s heart. Meanwhile Pratul and Paran Chakroborty purchase illegal weapons to kill the Chowdhurys. Rubi overheards them and is chased by Pratul`s men. Aagun comes to the rescue and saves Rubi`s life by donating his own blood. Rahul Roy thinks Aagun as the culprit behind this attack and arrives at Chowdhury`s to behead him. Rubi comes to the rescue and explains everything. Rahul Ray joins the Chowdhurys. Next, Pratul and his men kidnap Raj Shekhar and Anjali Paran Chakroborty forces Raj Shekhar to sign in property papers, but he refuses. Pratul tries to rape Anjali. Aagun comes to the rescue, chases Pratul and beheads him. He is arrested and sentenced for 14 years. Raj, Shekher completes his tale to Aagun`s son. He calls Aagun his father. Everything is well settled at the end. The title Kurushetra is appropriate.