Veerappan is Indian docu -drama thriller based on the events leading to Operation Cocoon to capture or kill Indian bandit Veerappan. The film is all about the life events of Veerappan who
was a bandit of India. The story revolves around the search of Veerappan by a group of Police Officers headed by Kannan. Kannan is a non-conformist, one who would willingly flout rules as
long as Veerappan is captured.
The film begins directly with the planning of Operation Cocoon. This was a mission headed by the Commander of the Tamil Nadu Special Task Force, Vijay Kumar, who masterminded the final assault on Veerappan. Vijay Kumar appoints Kannan.
The plot tracks the teamâ€™s attempts to corner Veerappan. Priya is by hired by Kannan to befriend Muthulakshmi, so that the STF can get closer to her husband Veerappan.
The goal is clear - Veerappan has to be lured out of the forest. Will Kannan be successful in his mission and will he be able to find Veerappan .