On Once There Was A King Tuesday 8th February 2022: Once There Was A King Tuesday 8 February 2022, Iqbal comes to push the door, calling Nusrat to open the door. Inside, the lady had cut her wrists with a knife already. Iqbal had broken the door by then, he comes to slap Nusrat and says she has no right over her life, it’s only his right. He tie a cloth piece over her hand, and warns her not to do this again. Shabnam asks Iqbal why he pays every night for a girl who is ready to suicide. Iqbal shuts the door from inside.
Rani stood with Raja’s photo in the window, she weepily speaks to the photo that she is missing him, but he is hot as sun. She was hopeful for tomorrow, as it’s his birthday and she would gift him something special. Raja spends the night, tensed. Some fellow prisoners ask what happened to him. Raja was upset that he fought Rani without any reason. His fellow says wife isn’t worth loving. Raja speaks to the moon that one who never loved doesn’t know the meaning of love as well. Their good times flash in front of his eyes.
The next morning, Iqbal walks out of Nusrat’s room. He comes across a man who recognizes Iqbal, and taunts over his grace. Iqbal takes a leave from Thakur, as he is in a hurry. Thakur says he is also in a hurry to get the most beautiful princess of this place. Iqbal leaves without commenting. Thakur confirms if something happened last night? He tells Iqbal he had paid double to Shabnam, but Nusrat created a huge drama; anyways one day she will have to be with him. Iqbal slaps Thakur. Thakur was furious as Iqbal raised his hand over him because of Nusrat? Iqbal says she is his, he has kept her here because once in market, things aren’t taken home. Thakur asks him to give Nusrat on rent then? He then counters Iqbal’s punch. Shabnam comes there to calm them down. Iqbal leaves, Thakkur was determined to find out the real story. Iqbal must pay the cost of slapping him.
Raja sat lost in the jail. Rani tells the inspector that all prisoners in jail will have party. Raja was elated to hear about Rani’s call. His fellows taunt, Raja says this is what he wanted from her; time on her birthday. His fellow suggests him to be strict, this will control his wife. Raja tells the constable he won’t talk to Rani. Rani confirms from the inspector about his birthday preparations, and was determined to make him up today.
Iqbal comes in and drinks water to calm himself down. His mother comes asking where he was for all night. She was worried about the grace of their house and warns him to control himself. No mother would send their daughter to a school whose owners spend nights at such places. Iqbal minds her about her limits.
Rani comes to flower shop and likes a flower bouquet. She stops the lady taking her favorite bouquet, and asks for them as its her husband’s birthday and he is angry as well; because its his favorite. The lady was actually Nusrat under the veil and hands the flowers to Rani. Rani thanks her, then asks whom she was taking them? Nusrat says she was taking them for prayer, but Rani wanted them for love; her need was important. Rani introduces herself, Nusrat tells her about her name.
In the jail, Raja sat upset wondering why Rani didn’t come for him. Some fellows discuss the decoration is for a minister. Raja sat curt, that Rani could have done something special for him atleast today. He agrees to his fellows that he would be strict with Rani until she apologizes. A prisoner spies the news of decorations to Kaal.
Rani was leaving the office with bouquet. Iqbal sat there and stands in her honor. He demands Rani to come to visit his land, so that he can get the NOC. He notices she was worried, Rani was reluctant to tell him then says Raja is upset because of him. Now she would go to make him up. Iqbal insists that woman is weak, a man would never come to make her up because he is aware woman loses her courage soon; she is also a woman so she should go and bend in front of her husband. Rani was sure she wasn’t mistaken. Iqbal suggests if she isn’t mistaken, she should not go to him then. Rani wonders if this man is crazy, then realizes he was right and wonders why Raja angry at her.
Rani comes to jail, her eyes meet Raja who thinks Rani would now come to apologize him. Rani looks towards him, Iqbal’s words echo in his mind. Raja was worried that she left without speaking to him, his friends say he should have spoken to Rani on call. Raja thinks he should have spoken to her on call. There, Rani looks towards Raja wondering what if he gets more upset. Their eyes meet, Rani was elated that their ego was beneficial. The inspector makes an announcement about the real reason behind this celebration. The lights go off all at once. Kaal’s spy comes to a constable who instructs him with something.
There was a puppet show about Raja and Rani’s story.
The spy comes to the office and takes a gun to Kaal.
Raja smiles watching the show, Rani looks towards him nervously. She was elated when he finally laughs.