He is sent to jail and his dream of becoming a bureaucrat ends. When Nandu comes out of the jail, he tries to reform himself, but finds little support in his village or in the city. He forms a group which tries to help people in need. But he becomes an underworld don himself. He becomes Nandeeswarudu for many poor people, who are helped by him.
Later, a Eshwar Prasad, a police officer, wants to eliminate him and his gang members. How Nandeeswarudu plays a game with the police officer, forms the rest of the plot.