A small-town hustler who is constantly dodging creditors and being told off by his family is forced to commit suicide in shame. He fakes his death so that his family can claim his insurance and repay debts. Two bumbling fishermen find him entangled in their nets and mistaking him to be a millionaire hatch a scheme to extend his services to a money-lender in exchange of the money the owe. Hell breaks loose when the reality that he is a pauper dawns on them all! The unexpected complications, surprises, laughter and twists that follow, constitute the crux of 'Chup Chup Ke', an ensemble comedy of errors and mistaken identities by Priyadarshan, Bollywood's master craftsman of rip-roaring comedies!