Dongodu is an remake version of Malayalam movie Meesa Madhavan and this is an Family Darma based movie. In which, Madhava (Ravi Teja) becomes a thief in his childhood to feed the hunger of his sister and he continues to be a notorious thief in that village. There is one landlord called Naidu (Tanikella Bharani) who exploits the people around by unfair means. Rukhmini (Kalyani) is the daughter of Naidu. Naidu also possesses the registration forms of Madhava's house with him because he gave loan to the father of Madhava at a very high interest rate rest of the movie is about how Madhava wins the challenge against Naidu.