Mohan, a mentally ill relative and student of a failed playwright Shekhar who committed suicide due to failure thinks that his dead mentors unfinished play must be brought to its proper end. Mohan kidnaps the young actors who were supposed to participate in Shekhars play and keeps them captive , planning to freeze and immortalize them as the characters that Shekhar created. Mohan hides behind an arty mask, creates a homely environment for them , records their videos and sends the same to their parents so that the parents dont wait for their lost children anymore. Mohan kills the ones who try to escape his captivity and that is how CID gets on the case. CID comes across two victims of Mohans psychotic wrath and reach him before he can cause any more harm.
The first thrilling investigative series on Indian Television, is today one of the most popular shows on Sony Entertainment Television. Dramatic and absolutely unpredictable, C.I.D. has captivated viewers over the last eleven years and continues to keep audiences glued to their television sets with its thrilling plots and excitement. Also interwoven in its fast paced plots are the personal challenges that the C.I.D. team faces with non-stop adventure, tremendous pressure and risk, all in the name of duty.The series consists of hard-core police procedural stories dealing with investigation, detection and suspense. The protagonists of the serial are an elite group of police officers belonging to the Crime Investigation Department of the police force, led by ACP Pradyuman [played by the dynamic Shivaji Satam]. While the stories are plausible, there is an emphasis on dramatic plotting and technical complexities faced by the police. At every stage, the plot throws up intriguing twists and turns keeping the officers on the move as they track criminals, led by the smallest of clues.