'Kabaadis' are small-scale junk dealers who do a door-to-door collection of household objects. These discarded objects help them earn their livelihood. Kabaadi Uncle is a story of one such man, who takes children on a guided tour and educates them about the importance of recycling. The film is a musical, acknowledging the important role of kabaadiwalas towards environmental conservation. It seeks to inspire children to recycle as much as they can in everyday life.