Mukti is a dramatic film about a sexual molestation crime and the effects the trial has on the victim, the perpetrator, and their respective families. Sharma, the criminal, is found guilty and sentenced to hang. His wife is forced to take their daughter and leave the community because of the shame associated with the trial. She moves to Bombay and she and her daughter start new lives. Years pass and Sharma is released from jail. He travels to Bombay to find his family and sees that he may not fit into their new life.