Set in the back drop of Madurai, the film is a different kind of gangster story. The story is about a strong rowdy called Lingam who is ruthless in his behaviour. Lingam comes across a young boy Gopal who is the son of a coolie. Love and bonding develops between the two and Lingam`s life changes.
Lingam who has not known what love and affection is all about starts experiencing the same through the actions of Gopal. Gopal works to bring Lingam out of his life in darkness. While they are living like a father-son, suddenly some events turn around their lives.