Chennai, India 2010, the mission on hand: Create an Andro-humanoid robot -- CHITTI -- whose purpose is to help human kind and society wih a development time of 10 years. In effect, Chitti is a human who is not born but created. He can do all that a human can and more.
He has razor sharp memory and can memorize an entire telephone directory by just running through the pages, yet he cannot understand human emotions. Dr. Vasi decides to upgrade Chitti's processor and simulate human emotions.
Now, Chitti can feel, and the first feeling that he discovers is LOVE. Will this love come in the way of Dr. Vasi's purpose of creating Chitti? Will Dr. Vasi's own creation destroy him?