Ek Chiltey Sindoor is the story of a woman Gita, a widow with two children. One day her father is killed by his friend Gobardhan. Gobardhan and his nephew Bikram plan to usurp Gita s property. Bikram pretends to be a decent man and convinces Gita to marry him. He throws her before a crocodile in a lake and leaves her to die. But Gita doesn t die and she returns as Jyoti to take revenge against Bikram, Gobardhan and Seema, her friend who cheated her.