Chanti is an Action Drama movie. In which, Chanti (Ravi Teja) is one of the top notch performers in Indian military. Chanti visits his hometown for the funeral of his father Madhava Rao (Ranganath), an ex-military officer. Chanti has a blind sister (Revathy) to take care of. He decides to stay for a while and marry off his sister. He has a land of 5 acres. This land would become a block in the proposed road leading to the sugar factory that the local MLA (Atul Kulakarni) acquires. Chanti refuses to sell off his land as it has sentimental value; since his father was buried in that place. This incident leads to a war between Chanti and local MLA. Chanti marries off his sister to his colleague at military. Chanti's brother-in-law gets killed by the MLA. Then it is revealed that Chanti's father was also killed by the same MLA. The rest of the story is all about how Chanti takes revenge on him.