This is the story of an honest young man, Ajay, whose life is never the same after an encounter with terrorists, a meeting which leaves in it's wake a dead brother and a paraplegic father. Despite the odds Ajay finds a reason to live. The film unfolds in the forests of Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh and then moves to the majestic desertsof Rajasthan, to the streets of Delhi and the underworld of Mumbai. ACP Rathod and his band of CBI officers, including Inspector Salim have vowed to stop this proxy war which is waged upon their motherland - India. Though the canvas is vast, the narration of the film, under the direction of John Matthew, is fast paced and dramatic. 'Sarfarosh' features excellent performance by Naseeruddin shah whose brilliance can be seen as a ghazal singer, where his performance is soft, and yet remarkable in its intensity. Sonali Bendre brings joy, cheer, and love every time she comes on the screen. Aamir Khan stands apart, essaying a role that is credible and taut, keeping your guessing about his next move.