Rameshwar, an accountant at the local post office in a hill station in North India is in the throes of a mid life crisis. He refrained from getting married for fear that the woman who would be his wife may not care for his slightly handicapped mother. Now the mother is dead and Rameshwar is plunged into depression. As he contemplates to kill himself, a strange thing happens.
A six year old girl Mishti suddenly comes into his life and changes his outlook towards everything. Rameshwar witnesses the girl grow up, he realizes that he would have to live with the truth that Mishti would get married and migrate with her fiancee to the states.
But the real test of his grit is when an unexpected tragedy strikes again in his life.