Ghoomketu is the story about an aspiring writer (played by Siddiqui) who travels all the way from Lucknow to Mumbai to be a part of films. His failed attempt to get a job at the local newspaper leaves him disappointed. His father is fed up with his 'good-for-nothing' son. He runs away to Mumbai. After some initial setbacks, he gives himself 30 days to try and prove his worth and make a mark as a bollywood writer. The film is full of humorous incidents and anecdotes of what unfolds in the 30 days.