Once there was a King 9 February 2022: Once there was a King update Wednesday 9th February 2022 A veiled maid helps Sulakshna gets ready with her makeup and jewelry. Sulakshna gives her the keys to Gayatri’s room and asks her to keep it protected. She asks if she must put on some fragrance on her hair. She smokes the hair, and in that smoke, she removes the veil. She was Raaj Mata, Yashoda replaces Raaj Mata. Raaj Mata takes the keys along.
Yashoda tells Sulakshna that Raaj Mata called her to the store for jewelry. Sulakshna cheers and hurries to the store. Raaj Mata says that the store is a bit congested but there are coins for her. Sulakshna goes to see them, Raaj Mata locks her inside. She goes towards the door when Gayatri calls what hurry is she in. Sulakshna is shocked to see Gayatri there. Gayatri asks her to fulfill the duty of a Sotan.
Swarna says to Cheetah that he must not forget what she had told him, she dislikes wild animals. He must remain here as a pet. Cheetah says he will do for her, what she won’t even ask. Swarna throws his beddings for him and tells him to sleep aside.
Sulakshna asks Gayatri how she got out. Gayatri asks why there is sweat on her face, she shows her the ventilator. She says smoke will soon come from there. She says she is the Rani of Amirkot and might know that her face can’t bear smoke and heat. Raaj Mata and Yashoda brings hot boiled water container to create smoke in the room. Sulakshna says to Gayatri that she needs to leave. Gayatri holds her hand saying they must sit together for a while. Sulakshna was worried.
Cheetah corrects Swarna’s blanket, she turns to lay on his hand. He thinks this pride suits her face like a princess. She wakes up asking what he thinks, he would take advantage of if she has fallen asleep. Cheetah says if he had to take this advantage, she won’t be able to sleep for a lifetime. He says that in fact, Swarna was taking his name. Swarna says this is impossible. Cheetah says if he had a tape recorder, he could have recorded it for her. Swarna tells him to leave the room as it is morning already. Cheetah says he will meet her at night. Swarna says he knows what will happen at night. He leaves the room. Yashoda comes there and finds Laksh sleeping on the couch outside. She wonders who left Swarna’s room if Laksh is here
Gayatri struggles with Sulakshna who tries to run outside. Gayatri says she had promised her that she will unveil herself. She grabs the mask on her face which comes in her hand. Jhumki runs away from the store crossing Raaj Mata and Yashoda. Gayatri says they have got the mask they wanted. Gayatri says they have got the mask they wanted, now Rana Ji must listen to them.
Raaj Mata and Gayatri come to Rana ji. Raaj Mata asks where he was all night long. Rana Ji says he had gone out but asks how Gayatri came out. Gayatri says she has brought the proof of her truthfulness. She says she took the mask off Sulakshna’s face, Sulakshna has died already. Rana ji says if Sulakshna has died who is standing behind her. Sulakshna and Bari Rani maa smiled at them. Sulakshna remembered Bari Rani maa standing with another mask which she wore.
Gayatri shouts and insists this isn’t Sulakshna. Rana ji holds her back. Raaj Mata says she trusts Gayatri. Bari Rani maa says that Raaj Mata loved Sulakshna, why this hatred then. Gayatri insists this isn’t Sulakshna and Bari Rani maa killed Sulakshna herself. Bari Rani maa says they can’t belief a mad person, they must call a doctor. Rana ji asks Gayatri to take control of herself. A maid announces that doctor has come, the doctors take Gayatri. Rana ji also leaves the room. Bari Rani maa and Sulakshna smiles.
Gayatri insists the nurses why they have held her here. Everyone come to the room. The doctor says that her mental condition her worsened, they have no other option but to give electric shocks to her. Rana ji is shocked. Gayatri insists, and struggles against them. Bari Rani maa says that sometimes one has to take difficult decisions in life, he must not lose faith, everything will get better. Raaj mata says she can get upset and may lose her life. Rana ji says she is already upset. Gayatri is shocked to hear this. Rana ji says to doctor they must do anything to get Gayatri well. Gayatri calls Rana ji as doctors prepare for the shock. Raaj Mata says if he can’t see Rani is pain why she is giving her this much pain. Rana ji says he is responsible for this pain, had she not brought her out of the room, this wouldn’t have happened. Raaj Mata says what if he has to regret what he is doing. Rana ji asks if he should accept Bari Rani maa is his enemy.
Gayatri takes hold of a knife, Rana Ji asks to hold herself but Gayatri says she had already told him she isn’t mad. She says there is no time left now, she goes to drag Sulakshna. She says that she will bring her true face to everyone now. Rana Ji says what she is doing isn’t right. Gayatri says he left her with no choice. She asks Rana Ji if he believes his eyes, now he should see what truth it. She points the knife at Sulakshna’s face and makes a mark. Sulakshna fell to the ground, Rana Ji asks if she has gone crazy. Rana Ji picks Sulakshna up, she had kept a hand on her face. He asks her to show it to him and is shocked to see the cut on the wax mask. Everyone else is shocked too. Rana Ji asks what is this, he picks up the knife and says it doesn’t have blood on it. He grabs the mask off Jhumki’s face.