Set in modern Chennai, the film is about a very unusual day in the life of a police commissioner. Kamal Haasan threatens to blow up the city until a handful of terrorists are released. The police commissioner played by Mohanlal, without a choice is forced to release them just to find out that Kamal kills all 4 released terrorists. He explains that India has a forgetfulness problem and we easily forget what our enemies do to us. With Mohanlal and Kamal’s stunning acting, the film was a tear jerker!