The Cost Of Love 25 May 2021: starts with Poorva coming to find a job. She tells the man that Jasmine has sent her. He says you just have to serve the food with a smile, you can work well and earn. The man tells Pankti that if she sings well, she can earn in lakhs, he will get 10 percent commission. Pankti worries for Anita. JD pays someone and says the work should be done today itself. The man goes. Poorva works as waitress. The man smiles and asks her to get fork. He holds her hand. She sees Pankti coming and hides. Pankti says I was told this is a family restaurant.
The manager says yes, these are family men who didn’t get family along, just focus on your performance. Poorva says does Pankti know I m here. Everyone claps for Ahaan. Director asks him to sing his solo song. Ahaan says I m sure Pankti is also getting praised. Manager asks Pankti to change and come fast. Pankti comes on stage to perform. Poorva gets shocked. Ahaan sings his fav song Saansein meri….. Pankti sings the same. Manager signs good to her. The men smile seeing her. Everyone claps for Ahaan in the studio. Pankti and Poorva cry. The men clap for Pankti. Anita says why is Thakur not answering, maybe his wife is close. JD comes to her and asks what’s the matter, are you waiting for reply, you want to use my relatives against me. He shows her the phone and says just I can save you from myself. She falls in his feet and says I understood it well. He says I don’t believe in forgiving, but in dealing. The men ask Pankti to sing once more.
The man touches her. Pankti slaps him. The man points gun at her. He asks his friend to lift her and take. Pankti takes a fork and threatens to stab. The man says I will pull the trigger. Poorva runs and switches off the lights. The man holds Pankti’s hand. Pankti hides. The men look for her. Poorva takes Pankti from there. Pankti asks you here. Poorva says I will explain later, we shall leave it. The men come there and catch Pankti. Poorva asks them to leave Pankti. The man drags Pankti. Ahaan says why didn’t Pankti call till now. He calls her. The man gets Pankti to his room and says girls like you just need money. He throws money at her. She pushes him. The other man teases Poorva. She hits his leg and runs away. She looks for Pankti. She calls Ahaan. He answers and asks her to say.
JD comes there and takes the phone. He says when senior is here, what’s the need of junior. He switches off her phone. She cries. Ahaan tries call Poorva and Pankti. He gets worried. The man tries to molest Pankti. She pushes him and runs. She collides with JD and gets shocked. Poorva comes to Pankti. JD slaps the man and says how dare you touch my thing. He beats the man.Poorva asks Pankti to come with her, JD will manage. Pankti takes her phone and runs. Ahaan calls Uday. JD beats the man a lot. The man says leave me, I did your work for what you paid me.
JD says I paid you to trouble her, not to touch her, how dare you. He beats him more. The man says that girl has gone away. JD turns to see.. Poorva and Pankti run.JD beating the man a lot. Pankti and Poorva run inside the lift. The power goes. A blood drop falls on Pankti’s hand. They see upwards and find the man dead. JD walks downstairs and comes to them. They get scared. He takes away Pankti with her. Poorva asks him to leave Pankti. Ahaan is on the way. Manav asks Kaira what is she doing. She says I m looking for job, I know the financial problems, I understand everything, why mum isn’t wearing any jewelry, Ahaan is busy in his work, so someone has to manage the expenses.
Manav smiles and asks Aparna to find a guy for Kaira, she has grown up. JD pushes away Poorva and takes Pankti in his car. Poorva asks him to leave Pankti. He drives off. Aparna feeds Sheetal and says I wish you were fine, I wish you could say you would make everything fine, Ahaan is also worried, he is finding Pankti. Manav comes and says if JD is behind all this. Aparna asks him to call Ahaan and ask about Pankti. Ahaan answers and says Pankti and Poorva aren’t answering. Manav says don’t worry, call me if needed. Richa hears them. Ahaan comes to Pankti’s house.
He rings the bell and calls out Pankti. He worries and calls her. She stays numb and doesn’t answer. JD sees her. Uday comes and asks what happened. Ahaan tells everything. Uday says we will find her, I will come along. Ahaan drives off. Richa says I m also worried for Pankti now, Ahaan and JD aren’t at home. Vikram says your friendship for her is returning, use your brain. She says yes, why is dad still after her.JD passes by Ahaan’s car. Ahaan doesn’t see him. JD gets Pankti home and throws her. He says you think I m feeling good seeing you like this, I have saved you and Poorva, who came to rescue you, take this one lakh bail bond for Anita, get her released, have these papers, just come to me once, forget that Ahaan, then this dark night will end forever. Uday calls Ahaan and says I didn’t know anything about Pankti, call JD and ask. Ahaan asks how would he know, if he knows, why would he tell me. Uday says what’s there to try.
Ahaan says where are you Pankti. JD says this is the only chance, to change your family’s life, your mum is in jail, your sister is serving drinks, the world is so bad, did you not see today, it will be injustice with me, did I torture you till now, I m better than the world. Pankti shouts enough.He says what’s there to try, I want to give you a surprise. He calls someone and says do my work. He says you will know the surprise in just 10 mins. He doesn’t let her go. He gets a call from Ahaan.
JD answers the call and asks what happened, did you lose sleep. Ahaan asks where are you. JD says in heaven with my fairy. He shuts Pankti’s mouth and does drama of romance. He asks Ahaan to take care and ends call. He says Pankti you will forget everything after seeing my surprise. She says I m not scared of you. He says I want to love you, not scare you. Door bell rings. She runs to the door and sees Anita.
Ahaan gets a call from Poorva. Poorva says go home fast, save Pankti. Ahaan says house was locked. Poorva says JD took her home, mum is in jail. She tells everything. Ahaan gets shocked. She says go home fast, I m also reaching. Anita sees JD. JD says you would have known how much I love you, I m ready to do anything for you, I m ready to fulfill every need, you have to take care of my needs, forget Ahaan now. He asks Anita to explain Pankti, she has seen outside world. Ahaan comes and asks how much will you fall JD, how do you cross limits always. JD says shut up. Ahaan says you shut up, you have stooped too low, you aren’t ashamed. JD says I love my thing, its just the beginning, take your steps back, you can’t tolerate more.