Asadharan' is the story of Jagabandhu a man always eager to help people. He doesn't even think of his well-being in his efforts to do so. The magistrate of the district asks him to help him and also reveal the corrupt government officials. Jagabandhu falsely declares his death hoping to get financial help and support of people. No one turns up for his funeral and he is disheartened. He reveals the corrupt people and leaves his district forever.