Yeh Saali Zindagi is a quirky romantic thriller about two men who go to the very edge for the women they love.
Irrfan Khan has to save Chitrangda Singh, the woman he loves, but for that he first has to save the man Chitrangda loves – Vipul Gupta, the future son-in-law of a powerful Minister. Meanwhile, time is running out for Arunoday Singh, the young gangster who is on his last job as his wife is threatening to walk out on him, and he begins to suspect she is leaving him for another man.
The job has gone haywire for as Arunoday doesn’t know that the Minister’s daughter’s engagement with Vipul is off and now she doesn’t care whether Vipul lives or dies. More importantly, neither does the Minister who Arunoday hoped would pay the ransom! Chitrangda finds herself inextricably caught in this mess and Irrfan Khan has to save her life. But for that he has to risk everything and put his own life at stake. He wonders why he should do it at all, if she still loves another man. Who gets the girl, who gets the money and who escapes by the skin of his teeth, is now anybody’s guess.