Meenakshi lies to Rishikesh about her ill health and succeeds in ruining his meeting with Runji. Vasant apologises to Shekhar on behalf of Rishikesh. Meanwhile, Shruti assures Runji that Rishikesh is the perfect match for her. Meenakshi warns Aparna to stop searching for a bride for Rishikesh on learning about her efforts for the same.