Dabangg is set in Uttar Pradesh and deals with the unlawful practices in the state and the involvement of Police in it. Salman Khan plays a character with negative shades, in the film. His role is that of a corrupt police officer named Chulbul Pandey also known as Robinhood Pandey. Salman will mouth a lot of UP slang and will spot a moustache in the film that tries to highlight the flaws and loopholes in the system. Sonu Sood plays the antagonist in the film.