Gulabo instigates Gayatri by telling her that Akshara has changed Naitik’s diet. Gayatri doesn’t let Naitik talk to Akshara over phone and he leaves for Shimla. He consoles an upset Akshara. Varsha asks Akshara to come home in Naitik's absence. Gayatri and Bhabima find Akshaya to be depressed.