Vidyapati sees Krishna in the ditch and rushes to her rescue. Shukla and his friends flee. Ravi gets furious and is about to burn Krishna's books. Vidyapati stops him by pouring the kerosene on himself. Manisha, Vidyapati's elder daughter, comes to visit with her husband Nirmal. Nirmal says that a family will come to see Swati the next day for marriage. Manisha sees Krishna's bruises and scolds Ravi for beating her. Saraswati divides her jewellery for her daughters, leaving more for Krishna.