When Purvi leaves from the Deshmukh residence, Manav removes his photo from the frame. Archana gets upset to see Manav's act but does not utter a word. Just then Purvi enters the house again as she had forgotten her purse. Archana draws Manav's attention towards Purvi. Manav quickly stands before the photo frame and hides his photo. A wicked Purnima uploads Purvi and Arjun's MMS on a social networking site. The MMS has footage of Purvi and Arjun in a compromising position. She also sends the MMS to her office colleagues from a different number. The next day the MMS clip is circulated in the office like wild fire. The entire staff starts gossiping about Purvi and Arjun. Purvi's colleagues mockingly taunt Vinay about Purvi's act. When Purvi arrives at the office, everyone looks at her aghast. Meanwhile, Arjun gives instructions to his subordinate in his cabin. He realizes that his subordinate was distracted and watching something on his phone. Arjun demands to see the phone. He is left shocked to see the MMS clip. Purvi too gets shocked when Vinay shows her the MMS clip. Vinay asserts that Purvi called off their engagement as she was in a relationship with Arjun. Arjun gets furious on hearing Vinay's statement and orders him not to say a word against Purvi. When Vinay questions Arjun regarding his concern for Purvi, Arjun rages at him. Vinay pushes Arjun aside because of which he gets injured. Arjun orders the security to throw Vinay outside the office. Arjun warns his employees that he would not spare the culprit who had circulated the MMS. Later, Purvi goes to Arjun's cabin and shares her plight. While pacifying Purvi, Arjun inadvertently kisses her on her forehead. Purvi gets angry with Arjun's act and pushes him away. She asserts that she should have understood Arjun's intentions. Arjun tries to justify himself, however Purvi does not give him and opportunity. In anger, Purvi asserts that she was leaving the job and would never return. Purnima smartly shows the MMS clip to Manjusha and Vinod. Both, Manjusha and Vinod are left shocked to see it. Purvi recollects the time Arjun complimented her. She comes to the conclusion that Arjun was praising her as he wanted to develop physical relations with her.
Pavitra Rishta talks about the strong emotional bond that every daughter shares with her mother. This interesting saga brings in the flavor of the mother-daughter relationship and a mother's search for a desirable match for her daughter. This show has been shot in a modest environment sans any glamour and grandeur. It essays a middle-class household's routine and lifestyle. The practical nuances of the story will be felt and lived by all those who watch the show.
Pavitra Rishta is the story of Archana, who is not highly-educated but handles the entire house work impeccably. Though every one is dependant on her no one really values her importance, except her brother and mother.
Her mother has a sole aim of getting a good, well-educated boy drawing a good salary for Archana. Because of wish, Archana's marriage plans have always been full of obstacles.
Simultaneously, runs the story of Manav, a garage owner, who gets besotted by Archana at first sight.
Destiny and circumstances make his marriage proposal reach Archana but to be accepted he has to lie about his credentials, which because of unavoidable situations he does. The marriage takes place but the moment Archana comes to know about the lie she refuses to go with Manav. The story proceeds from here - finally bringing the made for each other couple together.