Prem (Salman Khan) & Suman (Bhagyashree) meet & become friends as they are mentally alike & their tastes and likings are the same. A different relationship is born. Through their friendship, each forces the other to get rid of their bad habits. Hardly anything is spoken....but nothing is hidden either. Then their relationship is questioned by both the families. "A boy & girl can never be friends! It is just a farce, a veil to hide the clandestine affairs, the hungry passions, the erotica! They are laughed upon. Suman is shocked. She stops speaking to Prem - until Prem gives a new name to their relationship....LOVE Suman belongs to the countryside where she lives with her father, Karan (Alok Nath) - an auto machanic. Karan had gone to the Gulf to earn money and left Suman in the city with Krishen, his childhood friend, who had since long migrated to the city and had become a rich businessman. Prem is Krishens son. The blossoming love between Prem and Suman is not taken kindly to by Krishen. Karan returns to find Suman insulted by Krishen. Severing all past relations, he returns to the village with Suman. How Prem revolts against his father, reaches the village and gets back his love, Suman forms the rest of the story. Finally, It is the intergrity of their childrens love that unites the long-lost friends.