Kukkiliyar is the name given to the old man by the villagers, as he was not ready to reveal his real name and nativity. He is around seventy and lives a lonely life in the temple premises. Sudhi is the youth leader of that village. He has a group of friends who get involved in all the activities of the area. Sudhi hates Kukkiliyar and tries to tease him whenever he gets a chance. At a crucial point, Sudhi was forced to help Kukkiliyar. The eventful incidents that follow unfold the rest of the plot.