By Divya Solgama(18 Apr 2008)
SHATRU is a story of a village name HARIDASPUR where, Ashok Sharma (Rajesh Khanna) has been given the duty of inspector. But, when he came to know about the ill effect and comes of otherwise respected section of people like Nishikant Shah (Prem Chopra) and MLA Gopal Choudary (Om Shivpuri) he decided to go against them to fight for truth and justice for the effected people of the village. Nishikant got support from sub-inspector Anup Chatterjee (Anup Das) whome he bought with money. In the process, he met with chotto (Master Tappu) whose father was a loyal farmer, was killed by Nishikant with the help os his slaves & power. Ashok decided to give justice to the small boy, and he got the belief of SP of Police (Ashok Kumar). Chotto's mother passed away when he was too small. Asha (Shabana Sadique) in whose house Insp. Ashok stays as paying guest adopted Chotto. Nishikant tried every possible way to send back or kill Inspector Ashok but failed everytime. Now, can Inspector Ashok provide justice to little Chotto & free the villagers of Haridaspur from the bloody cage of Nishikant ?