Through their relationship, a vivid picture of the medical profession is drawn.
The soundtrack and background score were composed by Ouseppachan.
Punyam Aham is set in a small village in northern Kerala.
The protagonist is Narayan Unni (Prithviraj Sukumaran), a young man with a Brahmin father and low-caste mother, who separated, leaving the mother to raise him alone.
The film tells the story of Unni leaving home and searching for his identity, and then repeating many of his father's mistakes in life.