Directed by: Jacob Varghese
Starring: Puneeth Rajkumar, Parvathy Menon, Avinash, Sadhu Kokila
Puneeth Rajkumar plays an upright and young IAS officer filled with idealistic ambitions. He is posted as the District Commissioner of Bellary district. He soon realizes the powers that control the district and whose reach extends to the politics of Karnataka state when he encounters two mining brothers. At first they try to buy him by bribing and offering gifts and other temptations. His desire to take on the illegal mining operations in the state is increased when he discovers a terrible truth - because of the illegal mining, people in the area have developed diseases and have fallen sick from drinking polluted water. When he studies the situation he realizes this is just the tip of iceberg and things will get even worse unless he does something to stop this. This is another movie depicting the illegal mining that has been going on Bellary like Sudeep's Bachchan.