Selva is a 1996 Tamil action romance film starring Vijay, Swathi and Raghuvaran. The music is composed by Sirpy. The film is directed by A. Venkatesh. Selva (Vijay) lives in a colony. He is the son of lawyer Varatharajan (Raghuvaran) but he lives separately. It turns out that he is the adopted son of Varatharajan. Sangeetha is one of the girls in the colony. Meanwhile, a minister's daughter moves into the colony. She moves friendly with Selva. Sumathi (Swathi) who is in love with Selva mistakes their friendship. Vartharajan works for a terrorist group who kidnaps the minister's daughter. Selva goes to the rescue of the girl. However, Selva kills his father because Varatharajan was going to kill Kamini. Finally they will come against out of the clutch of the terrorists.