Shanta Bai ! is an old woman now in her mid-fifties her greatest tragedy was that she could not bear any children she was clinically barren with a cyst on her ovaries and a twisted fallopian tube, and she was told that she could never have children. Her Husband a Kirana Shop owner Gagan Bhai kicked her out of the house and her in-laws torchiere her because she could not bear children. To fend for herself she becomes a babysitter in a housing complex where she babysits for working couples. She finds employment in the Sharma family household. Dr. Sushil Sharma is a renowned dentist and his wife Sujata Sharma works as a primary school teacher in the local Loyola Convent. They have a one-year-old toddler a daughter called Guddi, she is Shanta Bai’s first victim as she throws her into a washing machine and kills her. Shanta Bai claims it was an accident and is kicked out by the grieving family.