In Kumkum Bhagya, Purab tries to tell the truth to Abhi about his marriage and how Pragya has been so important to him after his marriage. At this moment, Alia interrupts and says that all the changes in Abhi are due to Purab. She says that Purab didn’t like the way Alia and Abhi used to work and he threatened Abhi that he will leave the city if they won’t follow his instructions. She says Abhi faced many losses in the last two-and-half years just because of Purab. At this, Abhi says that he is getting a headache. Everyone tells Purab that he must not strain Abhi’s mind anymore. Purab gets disappointed and leaves.
Alia tells Abhi not to stress his mind and advises him to take rest. She scolds him for worrying so much. Abhi asks Alia that if Purab could really leave Abhi. Alia receives the message of the music composer that he is ready to pay all the money.
Next scene sees Purab going to Abhi’s room but Alia stops him and asks him not to disturb Abhi as he is sleeping. Purab and Alia fight ovr Abhi and Pragya’s matter. Purab forces Alia to tell Abhi about Pragya but Alia says that Abhi is happy in his life and they must not tell anything about Pragya as he might lose his life by putting strain on his mind. Purab says whatever Alia is doing is not right for Abhi, but Alia claims that she is working in Abhi’s best interests. However, Purab says that Alia is thinking only about herself and not Abhi.
In another scene, we see Pragya and her Daadi conversing about Pragya’s day at office. Daadi says that she must reveal whether she met Abhi or not. Pragya gets amazed and asks Daadi how she knows everything about her. Daadi asks Pragya whether Abhi recognised her and advises her not to leave the job. She says through this job, she can meet Abhi every day. (Kumkum Bhagya 22th August 2016 full episode written update: Abhi declares Pragya his Fan No. 1)