Simran and Abhimanyu apologise to each other. Simran requests him to return home because Aastha and she need him. Abhimanyu says that he does not feel confident now of abiding by societal norms. Simran feels upset. Aastha and Siddhant plan a surprise party for Simran and Abhimanyu on the occasion of their wedding anniversary. A hysterical Kiran asks Yash to come home but he replies that he hates her. Yash says that Simran has taught him to live life, and also to forgive. Kiran turns mentally unstable. Simran returns home alone. Aastha informs Simran that Siddhant and she have decided to get married on her wedding anniversary. Simran tells Aastha that Abhimanyu will not return.
Astitva - Ek Prem Kahani is about the unconventional story of Dr. Simran Mathur (Niki Aneja Walia), a gynaecologist who marries a boy Abhimanyu (Varun Badola), ten years younger to her. And thus unfolds a series of drama and melodrama as the parents of the couple refuse to accept them. Will Simran and Abhimanyu's love rise above the taunts and jeers thrown at them by everyone around? Or will their love crumble and eventually succumb to familial and societal pressure?