On Once There Was A King Thursday 20th May 2022 Zee World updates: Once There Was A King Thursday 20 May 2022 Zee World updates, Iqbal curses Javed, then tells Sakina her home was her fortress that she shouldn’t have left. Javed demands another chance. Rani warns him to touch Sakina again. Sakina forgives, Iqbal reminds Javed of his rules. Forgiveness for the first time, and punishment for the next time. Rani tells them to go to police station by themselves, else she would have to send the police here.
Iqbal asks Rani if she learned the lessons of acting before knowing the whole truth. He says if she had brought Sakina here before taking her to police, the issue must not have flamed this much. Raja asks her to leave, this argument is useless. Iqbal says he doesn’t like arguing women, they must stay at home anyway.
Rani tells a woman’s position is higher than men, that’s why each religion has placed heaven under mother’s feet but may be no woman ever taught this to her, but she would prove this to him as well. Raja takes Rani along, as Raaj Mata and Ambika must be worried. Rani leaves with him fuming. Iqbal Khan was thoughtful, and tries to calm himself down.
In the palace, Rani was enraged and cooking in the kitchen. Meenu says she is really angry, and until she burns something she wouldn’t get calm. Everyone try to flee, but Rani comes from behind. She presents him with burnt toast and egg. Rani says women work every 24 hours, still they think women can’t take good decisions. She was worried that no matter how much she tries, she won’t ever succeed. Raja tells her to get rid of the rubbish, and gives her a burnt bite.
She wonders what she cooked for him, then goes to bring something. Raja drags her behind, and kiss her on cheek. Rani stares at him, then reminds its her first day in office and she doesn’t want to be late.
In the house, Nawab’s mother speaks to a photo that earlier a female brought such storm in Iqbal’s life as well. But this time, if someone gets hold of Iqbal she has to stop this storm. Iqbal couldn’t concentrate with his work, when his sister comes to tease him try not to think about her. Iqbal denies thinking about MNA, Afreen says she didn’t mention her name. He was angry, but Afreen calms him down saying he has only two hobbies, either to collect pens or to mix perfumes. He shouldn’t now start a third one, to keep angry and goes to get tea for him. A man comes to inform they need Rani’s permission for constructing school.
Raja comes behind Rani, and says till today he loved her, but today he is proud of her. Rani says she is here only because of him. She hugs him, Raja makes up he has something important to do and he would meet her for lunch.
Iqbal tells Saleem that MNA would bring about hurdles in their way. Afreen comes there, and smells the fragrance of perfume that he had ruined. She considers it new and different than others. Iqbal calls it spoilt, Afreen takes the perfume promising one day a woman would come in his life who would put this perfume on. Iqbal assures Saleem he would speak to that MNA.
Meena receives the call in office, Iqbal asks to speak to MNA. Meenu says he would have to take time. He calls her proud. Meenu considers him misbehaving with her, Iqbal hears Rani say she met the most ill-mannered person yesterday. She speaks to Iqbal then says her appointments are full today, he may call tomorrow. Iqbal asks what this manner is, Rani replies maybe it’s a result of the person she met yesterday.
Afreen comes to a shop and likes a pen at a shop. Raja comes there, the shopkeeper says Raja got this pen in order for himself. Afreen requests Raja for the pen, she needs to gift it to her elder brother. Raja agrees, and gives the pen to Afreen. Afreen forgets the perfume at the shop. Raja goes looking for her, then says he would return if he meets her again.
Outside, Meenu warns Raja that MNA’s mood is really worse. Raja wonders how he should improve her mood, her gift has already been taken by that girl. There, Afreen comes to gift Iqbal with the pen. He exclaims wow. Raja asks Rani to close her eyes, then puts a little of the perfume on her hand and kiss over it. Rani smells the fragrance. Iqbal writes with the pen, then says he never saw more beautiful pen. Rani says she never used such perfume, she wish she could have met the one who created this smell. Raja complains she doesn’t value the one who brought this gift. Rani thanks him, he demands for a kiss but Rani warns this is her office. Raja says if in the office, he wish to kiss her he would keep his finger over his lips, so does she. They would consider it a kiss. There, Iqbal sat with his finger on his lips.