Episode 1 - 22 September 2008, Monday Guru's wife dies in giving birth to Rano who is incessantly crying in the hospital and is suddenly quietened when kid ranbir comes to her and holds her hand, thereby estabishing their 1st karmic connection. Rano grows to 5yrs and craves for a mother. Realizing the emptiness within her, Guru decides to re-marry. However, Guru's new wife Kamla abandons Rano on her first encounter with her, leaving Rano totally devastated. Dejected, Rano walks to a railway track, oblivious to a train approaching. However, Ranbir saves her just in time from being run over. He gives her a watch to take solace in whenever in trouble, the watch snaps and while Rano is left with the dial, Ranbir with its chain - 2nd Karmic connection. Episode 2 - 23 September 2008, Tuesday Rano asks Kamla to comb her hair. Instead, Kamla ends up piercing it on Rano's hand, leaving a bruise behind. Rano silently endures. It's her birthday and Guru comes to bless her and tells Kamla to celebrate it for her, as he's leaving for haridwar. He gives Rano some money which Kamla snatches away in his absence and send Rano off with an old maid to do chores. As a dejected Rano washes utensils at a birthday party, she is suddenly mesmerised by the scale and glamor of the bash. She suddenly spots Ranbir centerstage; he spots her too and comes to her, establishing their 3rd karmic connection. He comes to know its her birthday too and has her cut a piece of cake. Rano smiles and just when she extends her hand for a handshake, Bhupinder's enters pulling the two apart - Rano-Bhupinder's 1st encounter. Episode 3 - 24 September 2008, Wednesday Kamla spots Rano with the watch and then accuses her of having robbed it and tries crushing it with her feet. Rano rebels for the 1st time and puts her hand forward instead of the watch. Rano is now 12yrs old and continues to be snubbed and ill treated by Kamla who has two sons now, and encroaches on Rano's and Guru's relationship. Mukhiya offers to go in partnership with Guru over his land, which Guru refuses. But Mukhiya bribes Kamla instead. Rano has now grown up over baisakhi celebration, her plight still the same. She has passed the B.Ed exam and Satwant predicts love coming her way. Rano goes to gurudwara to pray and is suddenly pushed aside when Bhupinder (richest and most infuential person in derabassi) and his family come over - Rano-Bhupinder's confrontation. Episode 4 - 25 September 2008, Thursday Bhupinder's family welcoming Ranbir back from hostel. Bhupinder's 3rd son Vicky flares up on hearing Rano's confrontation with his father at the gurudwara and decides to teach her a lesson. Vicky and Billa reach the marketplace in search of Rano, who is walking back with friend Vimmi after discussing future plans of internships. Ranbir is also present on his bike, wearing a helmet. Vicky spots Rano and is almost charging at her when Vimmi comes to Rano's aid and Rano runs to Ranbir who helps her escape. Rano's dupatta gets entangled in Ranbir's bracelet and she suddenly realizes the chain belongs to the dial she's had since childhood Episode 5 - 29 September 2008, Monday Rano runs off from the bike without having seen Ranbir's face. Ranbir then meets Vicky and Billa and mellows them down and they all go home. At Rano's house is Mukhiya inciting Kamla against Rano and her confrontation with Bhupinder at the gurudwara which has sullied Sukhi's job prospects with Bhupinder. A confrontation then ensues between Kamla and Rano and Guru overhears and steps in, sternly telling Muhkiya to lay off their family's personal matters. Helpless, Guru tries to convince Rano to get married and have a better life. Meanwhile, at Ranbir's place is Bhupinder telling Vicky to wait for an opportune moment to get even with Rano and snubs Ranbir for being soft in such matters. Bhupinder talks about his vision for a grand wedding for Nicky. Bebe however comments at the darker side of blood and gory that Nicky's marriage would result in, but is immediately snubbed by Bhupinder. As marriage talks progress in Rano's & Ranbir's household, we show the introduction of gullu who wants to marry Rano. Kamla visits Mukhiya and promises marriage of Rano and Gullu and accepts the 5000rs bribe that Mukhiya hands to her. Episode 6 - 30 September 2008, Tuesday Guru notices change in Kamla's behaviour towards Rano, which surprisingly seems very positive. She suggests marriage for Rano and get's miffed when she doesn't receive a positive response from Guru to pursue the issue. Bhupinder is absolutely ecstatic about some deal over the phone and then announces Ranbir's marriage with a politician's daughter, who is a divorcee, much to everyone's shock. Ranbir however keeps dreaming of the perks surrounding his wedding â€“ a new car, new wardrobe, etc. Meanwhile Rano and Guru are suddenly shocked to find Gullu and Mukhiya at their place and Guru immediately orders Mukhiya to leave. Then ensues a confrontation between Guru and Kamla, wherein Guru is so devastated that he leaves the house almost immediately. Rano goes after him, frantically looking out for her father and finally finds him at the station. An emotional moment between the two progresses at the end of which Guru abruptly puts Rano onto a train asking her to get away from this world of misery and seek happiness elsewhere. Episode 7 - 01 October 2008, Wednesday Guru is unable to bear the remorseful turn of events and tries to commit suicide, but is stopped just in time by Rano who saves him at the nick of time. The impact of her father trying to commit suicide hits her hard and she convinces herself to do everything in her capacity to have him not hold himself responsible for Rano's plight. Preet calls up announcing her arrival in a few days as Ranbi'r family jokes about how much dowry to demand from the girl's side. How everyone responds to the news establishes Preet's hold over the family. Kamla realizes the impact of Guru trying to comit suicide on Rano, and begins to blackmail Rano into marrying Gullu for her father's peace of mind. Rano aggress to marry Gullu, and just when she is about to slide the engagement ring on Gullu's finger, Guru comes in orders Rano to stop right there. Episode 8 - 02 October 2008, Thursday Guru is furious at the turn of events and stops the engagement ceremony midway and throws Mukhiya and his family out of the house. Mukhiya gets all unnerved as Bhupinder's men come and demand that he meets Bhupinder right away, who orders him to get the land arranged as early as possible. Sanyal and Arti come for engagement with Ranbir. Ranbir isn't comfortable with Arti's overt display of affection and begins to get convinced by Bebe who encourages him to escape this mess and run away. Meanwhile, Guru comes and hands Rano money for her internship and necessary documents and with nimmi leave for the bus station. As Rano gets on to the bus, we reveal Preet reaching the station and Ranbir trying to flee. The moment Preet reaches the haveli and asks for Ranbir, all are stunned as Vicky comes informing that Ranbir has run away. Episode 9 - 06 October 2008, Monday Guru is furious at the turn of events and stops the engagement ceremony midway and throws Mukhiya and his family out of the house. Mukhiya gets all unnerved as Bhupinderâ€™s men come and demand that he meets Bhupinder right away, who orders him to get the land arranged as early as possible. Bebe encourages Ranbir to escape and run away. Meanwhile, Guru comes and hands Rano money for her internship and necessary documents. Rano and Ranbir leave. Episode 10 - 07 October 2008, Tuesday Guru, Nimmi see off Rano who is on her way to Dharamshala. Ranbir along with his friends is on his way to Dharamshala too. Bhupinder holds Bebe responsible Ranbir running away. Meanwhile Rano is lost in thoughts on the bus to Dharamshala and is suddenly shaken out of her reverie as the bus tyre punctures due to Ranbir and his friends creating havoc around. This delay results in Rano reaching late to college and thus unable to gets her forms submitted. She goes to a hotel to stay over, and there happens another hit and miss situation with Ranbir who is present there with his friends. Episode 11 - 08 October 2008, Wednesday Ranbir goes off on his jeep, the tyre throwing dust off on Ranoâ€™s face, but heâ€™s oblivious to her predict. Furious, she goes to the hotel to pay in advance and realizes the money Guru gave her has been stolen, not knowing it was Kamla who flicked it in her absence. Alone and depressed, she calls Nimmi and asks her to come down with money, and suddenly meets her bus partner there at the hotel â€“ Preeto - who happens to be the hotel owner and allows Rano to stay over. Rano calls Guru and is just about to confess to him about the stolen money, but realizes in time about Kamla overhearing their conversation from a parallel line. Bhupinder is striking a deal with them for fixing guddoâ€™s marriage. Rano and Nimmi in Dharamshala see Ranbir and friends having fun at the expense of underprivileged children, Rano goes to confront the group and there Rano and Ranbir meet face to face for the first time. Episode 12 - 09 October 2008, Thursday Rano and Ranbir have a confrontation Rano gets the police involved. Ranbir however gets away by bribing the cop whoâ€™s trying to play moral police. Bhupinder calls up and asks the reason as to why he eloped. Ranbir lies. Bhupinder tells him once Guddoâ€™s engagement is fixed, he should be back home. Guru misses Rano, shares his feeling with Fauji. Nimmi informs Rano that her cousin Simmi will come with money. Rano is relieved. Simmi comes with money. Rano and Simmi go to office to get the form to stay in the hostel. An office executive gives the form and says that it needs to be signed by bhaiji. Rano goes and finds itâ€™s the same guy whom she had handed him to the police. Rano tears the form. Episode 13 - 13 October 2008, Monday Ranbir tells Rano that he will only sign the form if she agrees to hold her ears and play a murga in front of everyone. Rano however tears the form and throws it on his face instead, leaving him utterly humiliated. Meanwhile back in Dera Bassi faujiâ€™s temper hits an extreme high as he finds mukhiya as his people forcing villagers to surrender the land and is almost about to get physically violent when guru comes and stops him from over reacting. Guru inspires everyone to stand up against this harassment that forces Mukhiya and his people to leave. Rano is holding her first lecture and begins with introductions, when sheâ€™s suddenly shocked to find ranbir and his friends as her students who end up mocking her in front of the entire class. Ranbir goes to extreme levels of ego clashes as he publically brands Rano as a demented murderer by putting up false posters of her all over the place stating the same. Rano is shocked as she finds the same posters of her in stuck in college and tears it off in anger. Episode 14 - 14 October 2008, Tuesday Ranoâ€™s college authorities are swayed by the false posters and warn her they might have to take action against her if the matter isnâ€™t resolved. The pubic disgrace she goes through drives her to a suicide point, where she breaks down longing for Guru. Guru enquires about Ranoâ€™s wellbeing and is relieved thinking sheâ€™s well settled. Rano meets Ranbir there who mocks her advising her to go back and ensures that he wouldnâ€™t let her stick around for long. Mukhiya incites Vicky to take action against Guru to secure guddoâ€™s marriage and win Bhupinderâ€™s faith in his abilities, but Vicky is snubbed by rajinder and Bebe who tell him to have a hold on his impulsive tendencies instead. Bebe is glad that ranbir isnâ€™t that way. Rano calls Guru asking for help but Kamla takes charge and doesnâ€™t let father daughter converse. She goes back to her room and is surprised to find Ranbir in there, and realizes that she was actually staying in his room instead. Ranbir mocks her again and Rano leaves. Episode 15 - 15 October 2008, Wednesday Bebe calls Ranbir and tells him to come back. Ranbir refuses saying he has to first settle scores with Rano instead. Bebe then blames ranbir for his insensitivity towards a helpless girl and that sets him thinking. He goes and gives Rano a bundle of cash and reminds her again that he would put an end to this game if only Rano will play a murga in front of his friends and apologize. Rano throws the cash on his face smashing his ego once again. A drunken Sukhi reaches home late and is confronted by Guru and Sukhi tells him to sell his land. Guru has none of it and states that his land belongs to Rano after his demise, leading to a flare up between the two and fauji tries to mellow guru. Mukhiya and gullu take Sukhi to BSMâ€™s house and heâ€™s mesmerized by the wealth and class and meets Guddo there and he begins to eye her for the family she belongs to. Meanwhile, Rano agrees to do as Ranbir wants her to, to have her form signed, leaving Ranbir totally shocked and uncomfortable about her sudden change in behaviour and causing her embarrassment in public. He signs the form. Episode 16 - 16 October 2008, Thursday Ranbirâ€™s friends tease him on the way he reacted and how rano stunned him and he kept mum, but he laughs it off saying this is just the beginning between the two. Rano calls Nimmi and tells her how Ranbir signed the form, nimmi tells her about the grand mela in dera bassi and asks rano to come for it, which rano refuses. BSM household meanwhile is making lavish preparations for the dera bassi mela, showering expensive gifts on each other. Bebe calls Ranbir and demands that he apologizes to Rano for his behaviour. Then ensues a chain of events, with sorry posters thronging the college walls, ranbir dancing for rano and finally ranbir going on a hunger strike just to win ranoâ€™s sympathy. Back in dera bassi, guru tells fauji that he hopes to have his land transferred in ranoâ€™s name, sukhi overhears this and smiles to himself thinking about his plan of action â€“ guddo. The early morning prabhat feri happens where the class divide is heightened further as BSM family enters. Sukhi and Guddo have a moment there, and Nimmi taunts Vicky about being violent by nature and being a part of something so solemn, getting Vicky all aggressive. Bebe prays at the steps of gurudwara, if rano is the one for ranbir then sheâ€™d better be the bahu of the BSM family, and mystically a fruit falls from Guruâ€™s hands into her hands justifying the karmic connection. Episode 17 - 20 October 2008, Monday Ranbir goes on a hunger strike to win Rano's sympathy, and has the entire college and staff talking about it and even simmi develops a soft corner for him. However Rano is unmoved and ends up exposing ranbir eating on the sly. Back in dera bassi Vicky and Nimmi have a clash, and guddo and sukhi have another sweet moment where sukhi offers her cotton candy. Bebe calls Ranbir and tells him to apologize with all sincerity to Rano. Rano announces a college picnic in class but specifies that absentees will not be allowed to go for it, knowing very well that ranbir wasn't present in class. Ranbir suddenly enters the class and begs to be taken along, but Rano has none of it. Back in the room simmi tells Rano how cute she thinks Ranbir is , but Rano walks away holding the watch in her hands. As she strolls outside she hears a beautiful piece of music of someone strumming the guitar. Mesmerized, she walks in the direction of the music and is shocked to find Ranbir there playing the guitar. Episode 18 - 21 October 2008, Tuesday Rano gets to leave but Ranbir catches her by the arm asking her the reason for her hatred towards him, but Rano simply walks away. In the Dera Bassi mela, Vicky is revealed as the winner of last years boxing championship, but nimmi laughing at him with her friends irks him once again. Bebe notices guddo having gone missing from the mela and Shanno goes in search for her. Guddo is with Sukhi and gives him money to buy the magic tash, but they run away as shanno comes looking for her. guru sees it happen but looses them in the crowd. Sukhi has guddo promise him to meet him daily and continue giving him money for the magical tricks he shows her. Guddo promises to do so and not divulge this to BSM family. However, just then Guru catches hold of Sukhi and takes him home and guddo returns to her family and lies about her whereabouts. In Dehradun, Ranbir takes everyone by a surprise by catching Sunny by the collar as he teases him on being defeated by Rano. He goes to rano's room at night and shocks Simmi and her, and then throws an open challenge to Rano stating that there's nothing that can stop him from going for the picnic. Episode 19 - 22 October 2008, Wednesday Rano is left feeling infuriated at Ranbir's nerve. Simmi wants to praise Ranbir's style but doesn't seeing Rano's reaction, and realizes that her hatred for him will never change. Back in Dera Bassi, Kamla returns as Guru is screaming at Sukhi warning him about Guddo's brothers and BSM household's reaction if they get to know Sukhi was with their guddo. Kamla gets the truth out of sukhi and praises him for being such a far sighted opportunist. Bhupinder scolds bebe and the bahus for being reckless with guddo, but melts when he sees guddo sitting aloof. He pampers her and just then is informed that Snyal has come to meet him. Sanyal tells Bhupinder that guddo will be married to his son only if Ranbir is married to his divorcee daughter. Bhupinder invites him for the mela and Sanyal replied saying it's the land that he's more concerned about. Bhupidner send rajinder to get ranbir, which gets Bebe nervous. Rano is happily on the way to the picnic spot, in the bus, unaware that Ranbir is sitting on the roof. Ranbir gets in the bus wearing a burkha and sits next to Rano, who sleeps on his shoulder, oblivious to who he is. At the mela, Sukhi looses to Vicky to win Guddo's heart. Rajinder reaches dharamshala and learns ranbir has gone for a picnic, Bhupinder furious and says he wants Ranbir anyhow. At a stop over, Rano drifts away to a secluded spot and ranbir follows. He begins to click her pics inspite of her protests. The wind almost lifts up his burkha and Rano is just about to see Ranbir's face. Episode 20 - 23 October 2008, Thursday A strong gush of wind almost blows off the veil from Ranbir's face but Ranbir has a narrow escape as Rano misses seeing the face behind the burqa which is Ranbir's. At the camp fire, all students and staff are allotted their tents and Ranbir chooses to share it with Rano. When in the tent with her, Ranbir gets all fidgety and unnerved as Rano begins to change into her nightwear in his presence and shies away from looking at her. He feels her beauty for the first time. Rano innocently gets comfortable with Ranbir who she thinks is a woman, and shares glimpses of her life with him, about her family and so does Ranbir childishly open upto her. In the morning the batch goes for trekking but Ranbir acts difficult pretending to be unable to climb and suggests taking the highway instead. Ranbir Rano alone on the highway are attacked by rouges who harass Rano and Ranbir is forced to throw away his veil and protect Rano from being molested. Rano is left spellbound on discovering Ranbir as the face behind the burqa but is left with no option but to escape with him away from the goons who begin chasing the two. However, they are caught by one of the menacing goons who Ranbir had beaten up and the sinister rouge almost kills Ranbir and then gives Ranbir Rano a choice â€“ to choose which one of the two prefers to die.