Hamara Tiranga is an exciting story set against the backdrop of our struggle for freedom. This is a period film set between 1930 and 1940 when the British entered a small isolated village called Kanakpur to recruit youngsters during the World War II. The Story revolves around Kanakpur villagers where the prominent occupation is coloring clothes. After arrival of the British troops they started recruiting youngsters promising good job & salary in the city and were taken away from the village for serving the British Army. The illusion of a prosperous job and the colorful flag made the villagers happy.
When the movie reaches its peak, the anticlimax unfolds. A British truck arrives carrying the dead bodies of village youths. As per the British procedures, these dead bodies of Indian soldiers died in the battle were brought wrapped in British flag. By seeing the blood soaked British flag, with their innocent dead children wrapped in the flag, the villagers who were first fascinated by the British Flag, started hating the flag and the British.
Villagers then try to remove the British flag from the village under the leadership of Deva played by Ashmit Patel. Deva is a very violent and quick-tempered character who tries in haste to attack the Britishers and to bring down the flag. This results in British retaliation. They Burn the Villagers Huts and attacks the Villagers. Later, Deva’s friend Arjun, Played by Milind Soman under his directions tries to remove the British flag but gets caught; Then British plays a game with the offender. The movie develops further to the drama that follows with the Flag Hoisting game, hence aptly titled “Humara Tiranga”.