Location: Yashs house
gayatri says its been two days since anshs kidnap and rues at his condition. pankaj comforts her saying tha suraj is trying everything within reach, and yash may nopt see it but hes going all out. yash comes and says that he knows his mistake in doubting him. he says that suraj must be thinking why is yash asking for his help after all this, but he says that he doesnt have an option, for going anywhere else for help, saying that only family supports in bad times. Yash says that he wants his help and tells them about the cd and the condition for getting ansh back. teh whole family is shocked to hear this, while buaji smiles. Gayatri curses the man whos spoiling yashs marital life. Buaji says that it must be a mad man. She says that what she says should be heard by yash calmly and coolly. she says that he has two beautiful daughters and agreed that ansh has an attachment to him, even when hes not his own son. She advises him to let go of his affection and think about letting go of getting ansh back in the house. Gayatri reprimands buaji for being so insensitive and callous in her words and feelings for ansh and arti. As buaji leaves, gayatri tries to comfort yash that they would soon find ansh. Suraj breaks down saying that its not as simple, and everything has been tried to find any clue about ansh and that they may not say it, but the police too has defeat written all over their face. Suraj asks yash to understand the severity of the situation and agree to a divorce and remarriage, if he wants ansh back. Yash says that he wouldnt leave arti and she would stay with him forever and leaves.
Location: At the police station
Yash is discussing anshs case with the police. Yash tells the inspector that he had broken off a glass bottle at the kidnappers feet when he was climbing the wall and he would have definitely sustained injuries and gone for treatment to some nearby clinic. They leave to search for the kidnapper in the nearby clinics.
Location: Yashs house
As arti is drying off clothes in the sun, her mangalsutra gets entangled in a cloth. She remembers the kidnappers threat. She thinks to herself that the kidnappers wish would never be fulfilled since yash has promised that he would get ansh back to her.
while she is feeding palak, palak asks where is yash. She replies that yash has gone for getting ansh. When palak is assured by arti that yash would get ansh today for sure, she asks arti to make his favourite dish, Paneer Matar.
Location: At the clinic
After trying out with the police at various clinics, he goes to another clinic nearby with the inspector and is told by the doctor that a patient like that got here, and is being treated right now. Yash runs towards the wards to find out.
Location: Yashs house
Arti is happily preparing anshs favourite food in the hope that ansh would return with yash. Shobha doesnt say anything but is tensed. Just then the doorbell rings, and arti is super excited thinking that ansh has returned. When she opens the door to find yash standing, she begins to search around for ansh while yash remains standing with a stoical face. Palak too asks for ansh to yash but he doesnt say anything. Arti too asks saying that they have been waiitng for too long. Arti goes berserk trying to find ansh from his hiding. On artis insistent asking, yash asks her to calm down saying that he couldnt find ansh and that hes sorry he disappointed her.
Arti, frustrated goes inside and starts lighting a lamp in front of the goddess in her temple, while yash and palak watch. Seeing her berserk behaviour, yash sends palak off and comes to arti. Arti lights the earthen lamp and prays, while crying. She sees yash come beside her. Yash says that he couldnt fulfill the promise given to her and couldnt get ansh. On the other hand, he is scared to death about anshs safety and hence he is not left with any other option, showing her the divorce papers. She is shocked to see this. He says that he cant bear if a stranger even touches ansh or harm him in any way. Yash tries to explain that they dont hve a choice, since they married for the sake of their kids and their happiness and for that they would have to call of their relationship today. He signs the papers himself and gives them to arti. She says that she wont be able to do it. Yash comes upto her and turns her around to face him, and says that she had promised that she would be with him in good times and in bad times and that today she would have to fulfill that promise for anshs sake and his safety. He extends towards her the divorce papers. Arti has a determined look on her face. The screen freezes on his face.
Precap: As akash starts limping, suraj asks if he is hurt. When akash says no, suraj says that heshould come along with him, since he has to go on an important meeting and he should drive him there. As they go off, yash stops them and finds a trail of blood from akashs left leg and terrible realisation makes him gasp in surprise and horror.
Punar Vivah 29th January 2013 Written Episode,