Bollywood drama set between 1902 and 1905. Binodini (Aishwarya) is a beautiful and educated woman who is struggling to free herself from the oppression of widowhood. She moves into Mahendra (Prasenjit Chatterjee)'s house, the man who once offered her a hand in marriage. There she meets Mahendra's wife Ashalata (Raima Sen) and friend Behari (Tota Roy). Binodini uses her beauty to charm her way into everybody's lives and makes calculated moves to cause conflict between them. Eventually Mahendra falls for her and the shocked but helpless Ashalatha leaves for her own home.