Ishita and Raman try to keep the truth in front of Ruhi. They want Ruhi to know all facts and then decide. Ruhi doesn’t get convinced by them. She thinks her parents are planning against Ruhi again. Nikhil gets the shagun haldi for Ruhi. Simmi supports him. The family gets angered seeing him. Nikhil tells Ruhi that he wants to do all marriage rituals. Ruhi confronts Nikhil for running away from the hotel. Nikhil denies all the blames posed by Ishita and Raman.
Ishita tells Ruhi that they are not lying. Nikhil shows the proof that Raman has beaten him at the hotel and made him leave. He lies to Ruhi how Ishita threatened him. He traps Ruhi in his lies. He confesses love to Ruhi. Ishita and Raman worry, as Nikhil is the wrong guy for Ruhi. Ruhi gets convinced by Nikhil. She gives her nod to marry him. Raman gets angered on Nikhil. Nikhil asks Parmeet to meet him in working out his plan, he doesn’t want to marry Ruhi. He wants to ruin Bhallas using Ruhi. He wants to run away after cheating Ruhi. Parmeet tries convincing Simmi for sending Ruhi to meet Nikhil once.
Parmeet tells her that Raman and Ishita are doing injustice with Ruhi. Simmi believes Nikhil is a nice guy. She asks Raman not to torture Nikhil. She asks Ruhi to go and meet Nikhil. Raman asks Simmi to mend her ways, else leave the house. Ruhi asks Raman and Ishita to stop controlling her life. She tells them that she will definitely marry Nikhil. She gets stubborn. Raman feels like losing her forever. Ishita gets fainting by her fear to lose Ruhi. Raman asks Ruhi to choose between them or Nikhil. Ruhi chooses Nikhil. Raman locks her up to stop her from meeting Nikhil.