Jodha Akbar 17 November 2021: Jodha comes in her room tensed, moti ask what happened, what jalal said about chand begum, Jodha says did you ever listened that king is illiterate, hew doesn’t know how to read and write, moti says no, Jodha says there is one, its Mughal king jalal and look how he manages sulatnat, its very appreciable, moti says and you used to write letters to him all these days, Jodha says it means he used to make read my letters by others, Jodha recalls how she thanked jalal earlier in letter, she recalls how jalal misunderstood it and came to her room and how she pushed him, Jodha says now I understand why jalal was saying that nught that I invited him and I pushed him, Jodha says this must have happened that somebody read letter in wrong manner so that we will fight and that happened, moti ask who can do this, Jodha says who else than Maham, she also played in suja’s matter, moti says I don’t understand what problem she has with you, Jodha says I don’t care about Maham, she got what she dig, she is nto now in jalal’s eye so I don’t care, I am thinking about chand begum why she asked jalal’s help.
Scene 2 javeda calls resham and says I know you are Maham’s special dasi but you don’t know how to do makeup so I will do it, she calls zakira and says I know you know about Benazir’s beauty but it went wrong in my case but now you will do resham’s makeover, do it good and do as I say, resham says no need but javeda insists, zakira does her make up on javeda’s guidance, resham looks horrible after makeover and even than javeda says you are looking stunning, reham thinks that I have to bear this as she is Maham’s DIL.
Shehnaz says there are 4 gates to enter in palace and 2 to get of out of here, she thinks there must be secret doors too. Maham’s eyes falls on Shenaz, Shenaz too notices Maham simultaneously.. She freezes… Mahamm expresses her suspicion about Shenaz’s intentions and about her sanity … Shenaz manages to worm her way out of Maham’s doubts.
Scene 3 Jodha is with ruks, ruks says I will not drink this syrup its very bitter, Jodha says its change and ask her to drink, ruks says you are saying truth or lying to make me drink, Jodha says you are stubborn like Rahim, ruks drinks and says its more bitter that that, you lied, Jodha says no I didn’t lie, its more bitter that before one so its different, its important for you so drink it, ruks says okay, Jodha is in thoughts, ruks says you are lost in thoughts, if jalal has called you so you can go, Jodha says no my mind is somewhere else, can ask something, ruks agrees, Jodha says do you know chand begum, ruks says no but salima told me that she was wife of humayun and she introduced concept of special wives that’s why jalal has 3 special wives and most special will be who will become marium zamani, and I am that lucky one, well you are also very special to jalal, ruks start pretending to have head ache, Jodha says I will make remedy, she leaves, ruks looks at her syrup and smirks.
SCene 4 Hamida and other women are discussing chand begum, Maham has been invited .. Hamida informs Maham about Chand Begum’s letter , reminds her that Maham was once a loyal servant of Chand begum herself, Maham is shocked to know that her prisoner has managed to send a message to the Mughals.. Maham covers her shock, states quietly , calmly that had Chand wanted to contact them there would not have been any reason for subterfuge .. Hamida seems to be thinking the same thing but her rational mind points out that maybe Chand feels threatened by a member here .. Maham shoots it down, says there is no need for Chand to hide herself in Mughal kingdom.. Maham takes the leave of the Begums… Her face turning satanic as soon as her back gets turned.
jalal is lying in Jodha’s lap, they are laughing, jalal says yes khan baba appointed a strict teacher for me and you know what happened with him, I took him to jungle and he ran away from agra being afraid from me, Jodha says you were naughty, Jodha says maybe you are literate but you know about many things, jalal says thank god he gave me good memory, Jodha says you have many talents, jalal says less than you. Jodha says you are very big king don’t you think you have to become educated, jalal says are you taking out problems in me? Jodha says I didn’t mean that, jalal laughs and says you become serious very fast, jalals says its true I want to learn things, if teacher is like you than its better who will not run even If I become naughty, Jodha says you always tease me, Jodha says how will you locate chand begum, she didn’t write anything in letter, jalal gets up and says but I have to find her, Jodha says she lost many years back and why she contacted you now, is it that someone from palace is related to her. jalal says maybe.
Scene 5 jalal calls artist and todar, atgah. jalal ask all soldiers to go out, jalal says I want to know about chand begum, I want to know how she disappeared, atgah says yes this is a mystery, jalal says it’s dangerous too so I want you people to help the artist in making her painting they agree. today and atgah tell the artist about chand begum’s feature. Maham comes to her secret place and asks soldiers who helped chand begum in sending a letter to jalal, she shouts at women that you need Jalal’s help, I am helping is that less, she slaps women. next time if you say anything then I will bury you here. the artist makes a painting, jalal looks at it. secret women in Maham place is none other than chand begum, Maham grabs her by hairs and says remember your life was here and will be here only, you will not go out from here chand begum, you will rot here and will die here there is no place to go out from here, she says I don’t understand who is the well-wisher that is telling jalal about you, I will find him but you have to tell me about the secret which is in your heart, nobody will come to help you, nobody knows about this place, if you don’t tell me about treasure and its place then I will kill you.