Sanjay Dutt, Manisha Koirala, Sharad Kapoor/Dolby 5.1/English Subtitles
The Protagonist of the film titled "KHAUFF", which literally means "FEAR", is NEHA. She is coming from a small town where she lives with her grandfather and teenaged sister. Neha leaves for Mumbai when she gets the job of Air-Hostess in an International Airline. Reaching the metropolis, she stays with her friend Ritu who is engaged to a Police Inspector, Sharad.
While getting back home from Ritu's engagement party, Neha witnesses the murder of a senior police inspector. The senior cop was an honest and upright officer who was investigating against the Mafia Don of the city. He is killed by the Don's son Parmeet. Witnessing the violent death of the police officer Neha gets unnerved and initially tries to hide the fact. But Sharad finds her ID card at the scene of the crime and summons her to the police station. When she is subjected to a relentless interrogation Neha breaks down and admits to witnessing the murder. She identifies Parmeet as the killer.
The Don seeking a political career was about to file his nomination papers for the upcoming election when his son gets arrested by the police. Maintaining a cool front to the press and the public, the Don hires a dangerous killer, Babu, to stop Neha from testifying against his son in court. Before Babu can go after her, Neha in the course of her duty, leaves for abroad with the crew of the international airline that she is working for.
Babu follows her to the foreign country and puts on his charm, to make her fall in love with him. He takes her to the best of the restaurants and the tourist spots of the countryside and romances her. He tells her that his name is Vicky. By this time, back in India, the police are aware that and unknown assassin is talking to their prime witness, Neha.