The interviewers reveal that the interference caused by the mob was a part of the test and they are highly impressed by Krishna’s performance. Further, one of the interviewers bless her in front of everyone, much to the surprise of Dehati and Bihari. Thereafter, Bihari badmouths Krishna in front of Deputy Collector K. K. Singh, but he refuses to hear them. Meanwhile, Krishna and Pintu's growing intimacy angers Pinky. Her annoyance is intensified when she finds them gazing into each other's eyes.