Naamkaran 12th September 2016 Written Episode
The Episode starts with a scene in Mumbai, where Avni is seen sitting on a roadside bench. Rain starts and Avni does not move. Asha comes there looking for her and asks did she get into a fight, how did she get hurt, who did this. Avni says you did, who am I….. She runs from there and goes home. Asha follows her. Avni goes to her room and throws the shoes angrily. She throws all the clothes of the cupboard and gets inside. She sees her parents pic between moon and stars. Asha comes there and asks her did you get into cupboard again, open the door, whats this madness. She gets keys and opens cupboard. She asks her to say. Avni says I will tell Papa, not you.
Avni’s dad Ashish is shown. He is a film director and asks the manager to get his locations, we have to leave for Kashmir shoot tomorrow.
His friend asks him to come, do you want a drink. Ashish says I will not drink, even then you will ask. His producer friend Malhotra asks him to have a drink, as he finished Mumbai shoot before time. Ashish asks Malhotra to go home. A girl Divya comes and greets Ashish. She tells about her auditions for second lead. Ashish asks her to have a seat. Malhotra asks Ashish to do his imp work and leaves.
Ashish tells Divya about the script, read lines and prepare, my assistant Aziz will take your audition. She tries to woo him. He asks whats this. She says audition, I want this role and I m ready to do anything. He asks who taught you to give such audition. She says I know to please director, Nilesh told me. He moves her away, and shouts to call Nilesh. He asks Nilesh what did you tell her and slaps Nilesh. Divya cries.
Ashish fires Nilesh from work. Nilesh says sorry. Ashish asks him to get out. He asks Divya was she falling so low, this can give you acting chance, not success, you need talent, I slapped Nilesh, if anyone tries to fool you, then slap them with your talent, prepare well and give audition. She thanks him and touches his feet. He says don’t do this, go. She leaves.
Avni says I have to talk to Papa. Asha says he is busy, what shall he do, would he leave all work. Avni shouts I will just say to dad. Asha says lower your tone, what happened to you today, fine don’t tell me. Ashish calls home and asks why did you call. Asha says everything is fine. Avni shouts nothing is fine, I called you, I need to talk imp thing. He asks what happened to Avni, give phone to her. Avni asks Ashish do you love me, yes or no. Ashish says no, Papa does not love you, Papa loves you a lot. Avni asks him to come home in 5mins. Asha asks her not to trouble Papa. Avni goes. Asha asks him to do his work. He says I miss to see you, I will come, did you say something. She says no, I heard it. He says I will come and ends call.
Asha goes to Avni and says Papa is coming. Avni asks really. Asha kisses her and says yes. Asha plays an old song Aapki nazron ne samjha………………… She sets the home. Avni looks on and gets stuff, asking Asha to get ready soon. Asha gets ready. Ashish is on the way and reaches there. Watchman asks him to park car at some distance. Ashish gets his bag and gives him money. Ashish comes home. Asha opens the door and smiles.
Ashish says people lie that love happens once, I fall in love with you again and again, whenever I see this beautiful face…. she asks him to stop it. He says let me see you, I m going outdoor to same place where you trapped me for the first time. She smiles and says Kashmira. He kisses on her forehead and hugs her. He asks are you fine. She says yes. He asks what about our coming superstar. She says baby is fine, but Avni’s mood is very bad. He goes to talk to Avni and kisses her. Avni says I need to talk to you. Ashish asks really, even I need to talk to you, how did you get hurt. Asha says she is not answering me. Ashish says she is strong, what is the matter, tell me Avni, I will guess, you want new video game, bad try, new school bag…. Avni says I m participating in school race on sports day. He says you want new sports shoes. Avni says no, I want you, I want my Papa in my school, will you come or not. Asha asks Avni why is she adamant. Ashish says we will talk, come. Avni says you always have work, you never come to school, when I tell my friends that my Papa is film director Ashish Mehta, they think I lie and joke of me saying my dad is Mr. India, the neighbor girl says our family is not normal, I pushed that girl and she pushed me, so I got wounded, answer me.
Ashish hugs her. Avni asks him why is our family not normal. He gets sad. Asha tries to explain Avni. Avni runs. Asha and Ashish go to Avni. Asha says our family is normal, you have mum and dad, and your sibling is going to come. Avni says no, normal family is such where mum and dad stay together, where Papa stays at home always, where Papa parks car infront of house.
Asha tells Avni that your friends are saying so to shift your focus, they won’t want you to win race. She tells a little frog’s story who wanted to win in race, frog focused on race and then he has won the race, even when everyone tried to scare him, you have to shut your ears and not listen to anyone, if you have to win this race. Avni says that frog was lucky as both mum and dad came to see his race. She goes.
Ashish calls Malhotra and says I have to end Kashmira schedule before 8th, I have to attend school event, we will manage. Avni asks will you really come. He says yes, I will meet your friends who don’t believe you, will you make me meet them. She says yes and gets glad. She says you are best Papa in the world. He says you are best daughter in the world. She kisses Asha and runs. Asha asks why did you promise, I would have explained Avni. He says when kids get mature, we should not explain them, but explain ourselves, today one child is asking, tomorrow other child will also ask, will we lie again, we are not married, but we are keeping husband and wife’s relation, changing houses because of people’s fear, what am I giving you. He cries.
Asha says you know, Maa…. He says Maa has to accept, you have waited for 11 years, not anymore, forgive me for those 11 years, this baby is getting his fate, I m going to tell Maa about my world, wife and two children, I m fed up of this fake life, enough now, Maa has to accept my Ashudi. He hugs her.
Ashish reaches his home. His lavish house is shown. He asks for his mum. He goes to his mum and finds her unwell. He hugs her. She says I will get fine. He asks her to use asthma pump. She says I got restless and then this started, what work do you have. He says nothing and kisses her hand. He says I was just passing by and thought to meet you. She says liar, I know you have time for no one, tell me, don’t keep within. She asks will you have food. He says he had food, did she had? She says a bit, you give me my medicine. He kisses on her forehead. She says now I will get fine, get warm water for me.
Avni sees Asha smiling and says you look good in Gujarati style saree. Asha says you took Papa’s class, you misbehaved but I don’t feel to scold you. Avni says I will call Papa and tell him. Asha says don’t trouble him. Avni calls Ashish and Ashish’s mum answers. They hear Ashish’s mum’s ill voice. Ashish gets water. His mum asks who is this Ashudi. He pours water on his hand by shock. She asks him to be careful. He says she works with me, she is my assistant. He says fine, I will apply Chuna. He says not needed, I m fine.
Asha recalls Ashish’s mum’s ill breathless voice and worries. Avni asks what happened. Asha asks her to sleep. Avni says you did not sleep, are you thinking of our normal family, don’t worry, Papa will come. She makes Asha sleep and sings lullaby Aa leke chalun tujhko…. Ashish takes care of his mum and asks her to sleep. Avni and Asha see Ashish’s pic and hold hands. Avni clicks their pic. Asha cries and hugs Avni. Asha sleeps in Avni’s lap.
Ashish tells Asha that he will talk to Maa before his flight. Ashish tells his Maa that he needs to talk. He recalls Asha’s words. Avni says I m sure Papa will come in sports day.