On Once There Was A King Monday 3rd May 2022: Once There Was A King Monday 3 May 2022, Rani was shocked to hear Raja, the photo fell off her hands. A religious procession passed by, Raaj Mata finds the photo in it. Both spotting the same photo at one time. Raja tells Rani that Dadu isn’t crazy, she is the Raaj Mata of Amirkot, mother of Rana Indravadhan Singh Dev and mother in law of Gayatri whom Kaal and Bari Rani Maa killed brutally. Rani denies this truth, Raja insists this is the biggest lie of their lives. Rani runs to Raaj Mata and wants a confirmation from her for everything. Raaj Mata was staring at the photo, her promise with Kunwar ji flash in front of her eyes. Raja comes to hold Rani saying Dadu is aware of everything that is why she always stopped her from coming to palace. It was because Lakhan had to die, and Raaj Mata took her away from Amirkot. She narrates everything to Rani saying she went crazy before, but now she remember everything. She is Raaj Mata Premvadha Singh Dev, her son and daughter in law loved each other dearly but were betrayed by their own, but love is really stubborn. Their love won, and were blessed by Rani.
The day they came to know, Lakhan and Swarna were about to marry, she thought the testimonies are over but the testimony of death still remained. There was a dark shadow in their lives named Kaal, she narrates the events of Swarna’s death, Rana ji’s murder… Rani runs towards Raaj Mata in shock. Raaj Mata says Gayatri didn’t break at that moment, she was a common lady but her love turned her strong. They stayed in hiding until she bear Rani, and meanwhile Rani Gayatri turned herself strong. Gayatri was killed by betrayal in the palace. She tells Rani how she lost Gayatri, Lakhan thought their child also died. Lakhan decided to be her father, but later they came to know Swarna and her child Bindu were both alive. They were about to leave Amirkot when Bari Rani Maa came to kill both Lakhan and Swarna. Raaj Mata faints.
Bari Rani Maa tells Bindu that Raja and Rani are still together.
Rani was crying, Raja sits beside her. Rani jerks his hand away, asking when he got to know about this. Raja replies on the day of their wedding. Rani asks if before wedding or afterward, Raja simply replies before. Rani cries. She complains she always considered herself culprit for the distances between them, he shouldn’t have done so. Raja asks her to trust him, he wanted to tell her the truth still he didn’t want to lose her. Rani says she married someone whose father killed her parents, this sindoor is actually her parent’s blood. Who gave him the authority to take decisions of her life, today truth has won but their love has lost. She cries loud, while Raja tries to make her up. Raaj Mata comes forward to hug Rani and take her away.
At home, Rani cries with photos of Gayatri and Rana ji. Raaj Mata stood behind her and was about to leave when Rani goes to hug her. She says she never got her parents, still it hurts to lose them; and Dadu lived with this pain for years. Raaj Mata asks her to stop crying, Rani was the reason that she lived. Rani tells Raaj Mata that she swears to her parents, she will get her justice from all her culprits.
In the palace, everyone was seated for dinner when Raja enters with police. He announces this is justice that takes place. Kaal asks if he wants to get justice to Rani’s parents, this was before independence. Raja says he is aware he can’t be punished for what he did before independence, right now police is here to arrest him for planning murder over Rani and fake attack over himself. The inspector comes to take Kaal. Outside, Kaal spots Bhandari. Amrita demands why he did this all, Kaal says Kaal never changed, nor will ever change. He promises Raja that the day he comes out of jail, it would be the last day of his life.
Bari Rani Maa thinks she must also be in jail with Kaal, if the county wasn’t independent today.