Basanta tells Sujata that he is a good judge of human nature and that she must not look down upon Shyama. He requests Sujata to let Nikhil and Shyama share the same room. Sujata asks Shyama to sleep on a divan outside Nikhil’s room. She describes the characteristics of the ideal girl for Nikhil. Nikhil apologises to Shyama on Sujata’s behalf. While he sleeps on the bed, Shyama sleeps on the divan outside his room. However, when the power goes off, Nikhil panics, and Shyama comes to his rescue.