Mohini who is a daughter of Sivashankaralingeswara Prasad and her father is married to Durgamma. Durgamma's brother Murthy wants to marry Mohini. Meanwhile Mohini falls in love with Ashok who is none other than her neighbour Pathi, but she is not aware of that. When Murthy asks Prasad for Mohini, Mohini refuses him. So angered Murthy goes to the village and spend time with Lakshmi and leaves her. Lakshmi gets pregnant and comes to city in search of Murthy. She searches for him, before she finds him she delivers the boy in a hospital. She meets Murthy and requests him to accept her and the child. But Murthy refuses, so she leaves the child in Pathi's car and goes into the sea for suicide. In the meantime Murthy plans to cancel Mohini’s marriage using this child and the marriage gets cancelled. The rest of the story is about how Pathi faces problems from Murthy and his reunion with his lover.