Jayam movie is centered in a village where the parents of first cousins Sujatha (Sadha) and Raghu (Gopichand) decide that both will be married when they become adults. Sujatha study in college , while the villain Raghu becomes a good-for-nothing character.
On her way to college, Sujatha meets up with Ravi (Jayam Ravi), a poor but handsome enthusiastic boy, and soon after their quarrels they fall in love. Meanwhile, Raghu’s parents, hoping that he will become a responsible person after marriage, decide to carry out his marriage with Sujatha.
The whole story takes a turn when Sujatha’s parents learn about her love affair with Ravi. On the day of her marriage, Sujatha elopes with Ravi and the how raghu get them again and what heppens is the rest of the movie.