The boys grow up close, but very
different - Ram (Jackie Shroff) is a stern
and serious police inspector, while Lakhan (Anil Kapoor) is a gadabout and a bit of a con man with big dreams of big riches. To prove his worth to Ram and Sharda - not to mention to his childhood love Radha (Madhuri Dixit
) and her father Devdhar (Anupam Kher) - Lakhan joins the police force himself. But he is quickly seduced by the bribes of Bishmbhar and the gang of smugglers he treats ...