Lata continues to pursue a romantic relationship with Kabir Durrani, but the news reaches her mother, who takes action to keep the young lovers apart. Removed to Calcutta, Lata's spirits are low, until she attends a party hosted by the sophisticated and eccentric Chatterji family. Meanwhile, Saeeda Bai and Maan's affair continues, becoming a source of gossip that threatens them both. As Maan's father rounds on him under growing political pressure, Saeeda Bai takes decisive action of her own