Sarla tells Ashok that Shanti has left home. Shivam, Riya and Ashok fail to find her. The Shrivastavs are relieved as Shanti returns home with a pandit. However, they are shocked to see her become a sanyasin. Sarla blames Riya for ruining Shanti's life. Shanti has a new plan to evict Riya.