Laxmibai is a rich money lender, for whom money is God. All villagers lives in fear of her. Irsha, her daughter is her weakness. And she dreams of getting her married to someone who has a shrewd business sense and a knack for making money. But fate has other plans for her. Irsha falls passionately in love with Tukaram, a village simpleton. A distraught Laxmibai dares Tukaram to earn Rs. 6 Lacs in one week. Tukaram's various attempts fail miserably. Ultimately Irsha hits upon an idea and gives him the 6 lacs. Laxmibai, now lays another condition so as to intimidate him from marrying her daughter, she now dares him to spend the same 6 lacs in one week. She also takes on herself to stop him from doing so as she does not want her son in law to have the upper hand. Thus begins the war between the shrewd, wealthy Laxmibai and the poor and innocent Tukaram.