Abhimanyu assures Neha that nothing will happen to him. Urmila warns the jailor of worse outcomes if he dares to assault her. Ranjit tells Dr. Kulkarni that he has hired Rhea Sen (Tisca Chopra), a lawyer who has never lost a case. Ranjit narrates the turn of events to Rhea. She assures Kulkarni and Ranjit that the defendants have a weak case. Women from an organisation tell Simran about the Zee Astitva Awards, where women s achievements would be awarded. Manas informs Urmila that their case would be heard the next day. Urmila tells him that she is worried about Shankar but Manas is unable to meet Shankar. Neha disapproves of Abhimanyu going to to the court and spending so much time with Simran. This angers Abhimanyu and he asks Neha why she married him if she were so insecure about Simran and him.
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?