An experienced investigator confronts several conflicting theories about the perpetrators of a violent double homicide. The story revolves around the mysterious murder cases of a 14-year girl, Shruti and the domestic help, Khempal who worked at her place. The film is based on the real life Noida Double Murder Case of 2008, where the parents were said to be the prime suspects of the murders. The film showcases three perspectives to the case which emerge as the investigation moves forward. Based on true events of the infamous Noida double murder, ‘Talvar’ shows the course of the investigation of the murders. It exposes the botched up initial investigation and the contradictory theories of the different investigating officers and how each investigator tried to push forward their own theory.