Jodha Akbar December 12th episode: Akbar gets a message where the kidnappers order him to free Khwaja Moin. They threaten that Salim will be killed if Khwaja Moin is not released. Akbar starts discussion over the matter. Jodha becomes impatient and thinks that Akbar should make no delay in Salim’s rescue.
Some of the officers suggest an attack upon the kidnappers. Others opine that Khwaja Moin’s release will be a little price to pay for Salim’s safety. Akbar says that he will not accept the demand of the culprits as it is a question of his prestige. He must punish the person who has dared kidnap his son. He interrogates Khwaja Moin, but for no result.
Jodha meets Akbar and says that he is behaving like a heartless person. But he sticks to his point. He replies that Salim is his son too and he does not need to prove his love for Salim.
The messenger comes back to the den of the kidnappers and says that there is no reply of the first message and Akbar is planning to find out the kidnappers. They send the second warning to Akbar. He is more agitated and starts Salim’s search himself with his trusted officers. The kidnappers tell Salim that his father does not care to release him and he has to die a pathetic death. Salim is scared. He starts doubting Akbar’s love for him.
The kidnappers prepare their final message. Akbar keeps searching for Salim vigorously. Jodha gets tensed and keeps praying. She says that she cannot sit idle. She decides to do something herself.