A big auction is going to be held in an auction house for a royal familys ancient jewelery. The jewels were kept in a well-guarded high-security vault and set with invisible laser rays to protect them from theft. However, the night before the auction , two thieves break into the vault room and steal the jewels . All hell breaks loose as it was impossible for a theft to be committed there considering the security. CID gets on the case and after initial investigation of the crime scene, they find out that the theft was impossible to do without the thieves knowing the blueprint of the security set up. The thieves crossed the laser network without getting hurt and without sending the alarm bells ringing that meant the thieves knew where exactly the laser network was and they were trained to cross it already. The cops understand that someone from the auction houses security wing itself has committed the theft or at least helped the thieves in cracking the laser network. Everyone in the auction house stands in the suspicion circle the manager Abhimanyu, the head of the security wing Palaash , Palaashs assistant Swati and rest of the security staff . Whoever had access to the vault could have done it. Now, the cops get down to following the theft of the security blueprint as that will lead them to the original culprits.
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.