Simran tells Manu that their relationship cannot work now but she promises to think about it. Urmila tells Simran that it s important to have a man who loves her. Manu informs Saurabh that Simran declined his proposal. Saurabh informs Rahul s parents that Rashmi and Pranay are in love and want to get married. When Pranay informs Rashmi that they are going to Switzerland, Rashmi tells him that Rahul and she had gone there for a honeymoon, so Pranay says that they will go elsewhere. Manas asks for a day off from Simran for Urmila s hearing. The army officers ask Manu to rejoin the army but he refuses. Pranay s mother comes to see Rashmi but when she learns that Rashmi is a widow, she refuses the match.
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?