Manivanan Thommun raises two orphaned brothers, Vikram and Pasupathy, who are notoriously naughty youths. The story begins when the boys decide to change their manners and lead hard working lives. They migrate to a village and involve themselves with the people there. They also eventually take on the feudal head of the village. There are many turns, twists and misunderstandings among the lead characters and others in the film before the climax takes place.