Impresario Shyam (Prem Chopra) discovers mentally troubled Sujit (Shammi Kapoor) on the side of the road and hires him to sing at a nightclub. Sujit begins a romance with Jenny (Helen), one of the dancers. Max (K.N. Singh), the club owner, gets jealous and pulls a gun on Sujit, but it's Max who ends up dead. Sujit takes the blame and is ordered to an asylum. He does his time and returns to to seek out Jenny, only to discover a betrayal that could permanently destroy his tenuous grip on sanity.