Raj (Raj Babbar) and Radha (Rekha) are happily married until Raj has an accident in which he loses the use of his legs. Radha has to work for Ashok (Rajesh Khanna), an industrialist, as governess to bring up his daughter. Ashok doesn't know that Radha is married and he becomes attracted to her. Radha becomes close to Ashok's child and cannot think of being apart from her. Now she has to decide between her love for her husband and her love for the child.