Nikhil rescues Laajo

Ishana is upset with Nikhil for his long absence. Nikhil rescues Laajo and tends to her injury. He suspects a suicide attempt. Laajo denies this, but confesses her plan to leave Sonvarsha. He tries to convince her to stay on. Laajo's parents worry that she has not come home. Laajo and Nikhil are marooned together for the night.