‘Special 26’ is a crime thriller set in the 80’s where a group disguised as CBI income tax raiders conned big-wigs who have stacked up black money in their houses. Ajay (Akshay Kumar) leads one such group which is well trained in conning the rich and famous. The real CBI assign Waseem Khan (Manoj Bajpai) the task to catch Ajay and his group red handed for which he sets up a trap. Ajay plans to have a one last shot at conning a jeweler along with his team and settle down once and forever with his lady love Priya Chauhan (Kajal Agarwal). How Ajay and his ‘Special 26’ team escape from the clutches of Waseem Khan forms the remaining part of this film.