At the centre of the story are two sisters, Natasha (Rani Mukherjee
) and Chutki (Konkona Sen
). Apparently, Jaya Bachchan
plays their mother while Anupam Kher
plays the patriarch of the household. Abhishek Bachchan
is Rani’s love interest and Kunal Kapoor
is paired with Konkona Sen
The happiness of a close-knit family in rural India is shattered by a sudden twist of fate. Faced with financial crisis, the family makes a tough choice.
The two sisters move to the city and discover that life in a metropolis is much different from the one in their rural home. From what follows, the lives of the two sisters are changed forever. Apparently, the story is about the elder sister’s (Rani’s) downward spiral into amoral life, into prostitution.