Dacait Jagira as terrorized the entire country-side with his raids and cruelty. On one such encounter he kills Gopal's mother, leaving him an orphan. Durga takes care of Gopal and raises him as her own son, Birju. Years pass by, Gopal and Birju have grown up. While another band of dacaits is raiding their village, the leader Sohn Kanwar is about to kill Birju, when she is told that his mother is Durga, and she spares him.