There's total communication breakdown between Savitri and Shyam as her career soars to dizzy heights, he not only avoids talking to her but also neglects routine household chores. But, Shanta is dazzled by Savitri's star status and lavishes praise on her much. Savitri is distraught to learn from Shanta that her marital problems with Shyam have become cannon fodder for gossipmongers. As Sushma refuses to attend phones from her producers, Vishal is upset at losing his steady source of income. But when he points out this to her, she answers the next call and reveals all details of Vishal's physical abuse advising her producer to sign someone else. An infuriated Vishal assaults her and is on the verge of breaking her arm when Kiran arrives. K.T. assures a new client who manufactures T-shirts that nothing's impossible, as he's unfamiliar with terms like 'simulated market research' K.T. entrusts this task to Savitri. She's not keen as it will involve both of them out of Mumbai for a fortnight and she wants to avoid a showdown with Asmita. Govind unwittingly precipitates a crisis in Savitri's home by offering her a modeling assignment. Shyam angrily orders him to take her away but Govind reminds him this flat is in Savitri's name. Savitri intervenes and requests them to stop visiting her.
Ananda Film & Tele-Communications’ ‘Hasratein’ is an offbeat social saga spanning three generations dealing with infidelity & extra-marital affairs stemming from the family headed by noted exponent of classical music Pandit Din Dayal (Yashwant Dutt) as his wife Sulakshana (Himani Shivpuri) seduces his percussionist Kedar (Bobby Khanna) before the eyes of her daughter Savitri (Baby Sana). When Sulakshana elopes with Kedar, Dayal succumbs to a heart-attack & Savitri grows up in her maternal aunt Madhavi’s (Rita Bhaduri) home with uncle Govind (Ajit Vachani) who has a compulsive roving eye that doesn’t spare even Savitri (Sonal) as she matures. Savitri’s childhood friend Uma (Chaitrali/Sahiba) gets infatuated with stage actor Vishal (Arup Pal) who refuses to marry after impregnating her leading to an abortion. As Savitri observes & absorbs these setbacks, she gets attracted to her childhood friend Satish (Bhuwan Das) whose dominating mother Malati (Mugdha) provokes Satish first to failure followed by suicide. Shyam (Dharmesh Vyas) is so captivated by Savitri that he barges into their home armed with a marriage proposal! But after marriage & a child whom Shyam insists on naming Satish, much against her wishes, his friend Manasi (Ketaki Dave) gets Savitri a job with her concern BB Publicity helmed by Jaman Thakkar (Mukesh Rawal). Jaman is forced into selling his company to an industrialist from Delhi, Krishnakant Trivedi/ K.T. (Harsh Chhaya) who’s instantly hypnotized by Savitri’s charm! K.T. appoints her as his GM & deplores the hypocrisy inherent in Indian society while confessing his love for Savitri. But does Savitri respond to K.T.’s advances & fall into the same trap as her good friend Sushma (Sejal Shah), who’s one of Vishal’s many conquests?