Vidhi praises Aarti for her efforts to win Yash, Palak and Payal's hearts. Aarti gets surprised on learning that Gayatri felt happy seeing her and Yash playing with the children in the garden.
When Aarti excitedly plans to bake a cake for the children, Vidhi suggests hosting a small party at home. When she comes to know that Palak's birthday was approaching, Aarti suggests holding a grand birthday party. She gets confused when Vidhi asserts that Aarti should not celebrate Palak's birthday.
When Aarti enquires with Palak about her birthday, Palak gets furious and behaves rudely with her. Palak states that everybody was allowed to celebrate their birthdays, except her. She refuses to talk to Aarti and asks her to leave.
To learn the reason behind not celebrating Palak's birthday, Aarti confronts Yash. Yash, however, refuses to reveal the truth.
Later Aarti enquires with Pratik about it. He narrates to Aarti the incident wherein Arpita meet with an accident and died on Palak's birthday. Arpita had stepped out to get Palak's birthday cake. Yash shows Aarti some letters, which Palak had written to Arpita after her death. At that time, Aarti recollects that Ansh too used to write letters to his father.
Aarti decides to help Palak to come out of the guilt that her mother died on her birthday. She resolves to organize a grand birthday party for Palak.