Sahil Sinha (Bobby Deol) is in love with Isha (Kajol) and wants to marry her. However, his tyrannical father, Jaisingh (Raj Babbar), insists that he marry the girl he has hand-picked. After a bad argument erupts between them, Jaisingh turns up dead. Sahil, who is viewed as the prime suspect, is arrested and put on trial for murder, and ends up receiving a life sentence in jail. Never ceasing to proclaim his innocence, Sahil manages to escape from prison and goes looking for the real killer.