Purvi explains a power point presentation in the company. In the middle of the presentation, Arjun states that he wanted to clarify a point regarding the presentation. Arjun goes to Purvi and whispers that he wanted to talk about them. Purvi angrily whispers that she does not wish to talk about anything. At that moment, Arjun holds her hands. Irritated at Arjun, Purvi asks the peon to switch on the lights. Arjun quickly leaves Purvi's hands when the lights are switched on. Purnima informs Vinod and Manjusha about Arjun's engagement with Ovi. Vinod and Manjusha get shocked on hearing it. An irritated Vinod goes to the Karanjakar and begins to complain as both Sulochana and Archana did not inform him about Ovi's engagement. He believes Archana was embarrassed about his financial condition and so did not invite him for the engagement. A sad Archana points out that she could not invite anyone for the engagement. Sulochana explains that Ovi does not know that Archana was her mother. Vinod apologizes to Archana and pacifies her. In order to create problems in Ovi and Arjun's life, Purnima calls up Ovi and informs her about Arjun's affair. Purnima does not reveal her identity. An upset Ovi goes to the Karanjakar house and informs Tejaswini about the call. Archana, Sulochana and Purvi, who are present in the room, get shocked on hearing it. Tejaswini tries to make Ovi understand that she must not trust any random caller. Archana enquires with Purvi whether she thinks that Arjun may have an affair. Purvi smartly points out that Arjun would never have an affair. Tejaswini pacifies Ovi and tells her that Purvi knows Arjun the most. In order to calm Ovi, Archana asks Purvi to find out about that certain girl who was trying to create misunderstandings between Arjun and Ovi. Purvi gets shocked on hearing it.
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.