The movie story deals with Vinayak Mahadev , an assistant commissioner of Maharashtra Police, gets suspended for having saved a smuggler named Faizal from encounter killing and helped him escape. He starts leading life in his own way. Meanwhile, a police officer commits suicide because of the leakage of his IPL gambling plans who is revealed to be Kamal Ekambaram . A tough cop Prithvi takes charge to end the betting scandals in IPL cricket in Mumbai. It is then revealed by Prithvi that Kamal faked his death in a secret mission to draw attention to the betting scandals and returns under the name Praveen Kumar. Arumuga Chettiar , an influential local illegal business dealer and the head of Faizal, owns "Golden Theatres" in Mumbai, which has been converted into a gambling den and forms the front for all his illegal businesses. Arumuga Chettiyar uses his links with dons in Mumbai and tries to route through his old theatre, a cash of over ₹5 billion (US$74 million) to be used in betting. Vinayak is introduced to Arumuga Chettiyar through his girlfriend Sanjana . Sanjana is in love with Vinayak, but Vinayak just pretends to love her.