Kavaludaari (2019)


Directed by: Hemanth M Rao
Starring: Anant Nag, Rishi, Achyuth Kumar, Roshini Prakash, Avinash Spl Appearance: Suman Ranganath

In 1977 a man is murdered in the Archaeological Department and another man escapes from the crime scene in a car and later burns it. Muthanna (Anant Nag), a police officer is assigned to the case, but it is unsolved.

40 years later, Shyam, a traffic Inspector is frustrated with his job. He is not married and keeps meeting girls arranged by his parents but none of the girls agree to his proposal when they hear he is working in the traffic department. At work also, Shyam keeps feeling no respect for traffic cops by the public and senior police officers. He requests his senior to transfer him to crime but they refuse.

One day during election season, a small boy discovers a skeleton near the construction site of a flyover. The police recover more skeletons and Shyam rushes to the scene. But he is told by the other officers to go and manage the traffic. This increases his obsession and he can’t stop thinking about the case. He visits the crime scene at night where he bumps into the editor of a crime magazine (Achyuth Kumar). After a small fight between the two, a story making fun of the traffic cop trying to solve a crime case is published in the magazine. Shyam is called by his senior officer and warned to leave the case and mind his business, but he can’t stop thinking about it….