The episode begins with Vikrant expressing his pride in Lakshmi, believing that true wealth cannot be ruined. Malishka, on the other hand, wonders how Lakshmi has managed to captivate everyone and make them her puppets. She tells Vikrant that they are perfect for each other and encourages them to proceed with their plan. Just as they are about to enter the jewelry store, an old lady calls out to Lakshmi. While trying to reach the old lady, Lakshmi stumbles, but Rishi quickly holds her hand and asks if she’s okay. The old lady inquires about Lakshmi’s name, and Rishi confirms it. Impressed, the old lady blesses Rishi and Lakshmi, mistaking them as a couple. Malishka clarifies that they are not a couple, but the old lady apologizes and insists that Lakshmi will find her destined life partner. Meanwhile, Dadi is angry at Karishma and Neelam for their lack of understanding towards Lakshmi. Rishi asks the jeweler to show jewelry for Lakshmi and Malishka, proclaiming that Lakshmi will be marrying Vikrant. Dadi defends Lakshmi, stating that she will answer anyone who questions her. The family visits the jewelry store, where Saloni and Anjana are delighted to meet Lakshmi. As they choose rings, tensions rise, and Rishi interrupts just as Vikrant is about to make Lakshmi wear the ring.
Karishma and Neelam discuss their suspicions about Rishi and Lakshmi’s connection, but Karishma acknowledges the miracles that seem to bring them together. Rishi questions his own actions and struggles with his feelings as Vikrant expresses his understanding and gratitude. Malishka taunts Lakshmi, and Vikrant insists she wears the ring, while Rishi remains silent. Vikrant receives repeated phone calls that cause him worry. Meanwhile, Rishi reluctantly agrees to make Lakshmi wear the mangalsutra, shocking her. Concerned about Vikrant’s perceptions, Lakshmi questions Rishi, who confesses his feelings for her. Spotting Malishka and Vikrant approaching, Rishi pulls Lakshmi closer.
Precap: Rishi and Lakshmi’s intimate moment is interrupted as Malishka and Vikrant approach them.