Zevar tells the dramatic story of two sisters who come from a life of lavish wealth only to take two completely different paths in life. Bindu (Susmita Hukherjee) married a wealthy business person who was able to provide her with the life she was already accustomed to, however, he was never truly faithful to his wife. Bindu's sister Indu (Minalini) married Narendra Chowdhury (Anupam Kher) who is the owner of a failing newspaper. Despite his financial distress Narendra is more than willing to do anything to make his wife happy, but Indu is less than apt to return the favor as she refuses to ask her family to help with Nerandra's financial woes. With all the stress of his newspaper going under and his wife's refusal to help Narendra falls ill. It is up to Indu to convince herself and her family to help Narendra and do what they can to save his newspaper and his life.