The dutiful Rajeeva (Rajkumar) decides to move in with his widowed sister and devote the rest of his life to caring for her and her four small children. But as the children grow into adults and bring heartache, he questions whether his sacrifice was worth it. Siddalingaiah directs this Kannada-language drama adapted from the novel by T.K. RamaRao with music by G.K. Venkatesh. Bharathi and Loknath also star.