Vicky (Randhir Kapoor) and Sonia(Pooam Dhillon) are the children of a rich businessman Mr. Dhanpatrai Mehta (Sanjeev Kumar) . Dhanpatrai is a big name in the city. Vicky is in love with Rashmi (Swaroop Sampat) , who is the sister of Samsher Singh (Prem Chopra) . Samsher Singh and Dhanpatrai are partners in business. Vicky and Rashmi's engagment gets fixed and in the meanwhile Sonia also confesses about her love affair with Ravi Malhotra ( Shashi Kapoor ) who is an honest cop. Sonia's family invites Ravi for lunch. Everyone likes Ravi except for Dhanpatrai . Dhanpatrai disapproves of Ravi but does not tell the exact reason to anybody. Dhanpatrai who pretends to be a big businessman is in reality a smuggler . All his business partners are also his partners in crime. Dhanpatrai has always kept his children in the dark about this. He instructs his men to kill Ravi as he thinks this is the only solution to stop Sonia from insisting on marrying Ravi. But Ravi survives and Dhanpatrai has no option left. After a few days when Ravi goes on a mission of tracking a big smuggler, he gets a shock on seeing Dhanpatrai there. Ravi now knows Dhanpatrai's reality. He sends his policemen to raid one of the godowns of Dhanpatrai. But somehow, Vicky gets to know that the police is going to raid his dad's godown. When he reaches the spot he is shocked to see the police doing a shootout there. Vicky learns that the godown is full of smuggled gold and other things, but before he could react he is shot dead by the policemen. Dhanpatrai's heart does not melt even after having seen his son's dead body. His wife holds him responsible for Vicky death. Ravi discloses Dhanpatrai's truth to Sonia. Sonia also blames her dad for everything. This time Dhanpatrai gives up and decides to surrender himself to police. Dhanpatrai knows that it is not easy to leave this profession as it would be dangerous for his family's safety.