Having become impoverished through circumstance, a rural family move to the city to start afresh. Tragedy strikes when the father dies, leaving his wife (Anjali Devi) with two sons and a daughter. Seeing a route to Easy Street, the eldest son (Rammohan) marries a crooked politician's daughter whilst the youngest boy (Chandramohan)is forced to work to support his mother and sister. Despite the hardship, he maintains his belief in the good of the common people. The brothers find themselves on opposing sides during an election campaign and the argument leads to a violent struggle during which their mother is injured. A family reconciliation ensues.