Kumkum Bhagya 18th August written episode: At breakfast table, Aaliya proposes an outing. She tells Dadi that all the wedding rituals are being arranged at home, but she needs some fresh air. The elders opine that the couples will go only.
Dadi tells Abhi to take Praggya out and warns not to treat her badly. She tells Aaliya to go with Purab. Tanu is treated as an outsider. Aaliya feels frustrated as she fails to arrange an outing for Abhi and Tanu.
Dadi shows marriage gifts to Purab. He denies taking any gift and boldly says that he would like to take only Aaliya with him. He comes to Aaliya’s room, but stops at the door seeing Aaliya talking with Tanu.
Aaliya tells Tanu that she will now put down Praggya at any cost. She tells Tanu that Praggya’s uncle has taken the catering assignment for her Sangeet function. She plans to mar the catering service, to bring an insult upon Pragga’s family.
Purab hears this and becomes impatient to inform Bulbul. He calls Bulbul, who refuses meeting him. He tells her that this is important to save her family. Bulbul tells him to come to a nearby restaurant. Purab discloses Aaliya’s plan to her.
Praggya’s uncle takes a big loan for the catering assignment. Praggya’s mom and aunt criticize him for taking such a risky step. He thinks he should invest money to handle such a big assignment.
Abhi takes Praggya out in his car. She feels hungry and takes Abhi to the same restaurant where Bulbul has met Purab. Shortly after Abhi orders food, a man who knows Abhi comes to him and passes lewd remarks about Pragga.
Abhi becomes violent and warns him not to talk foul about his wife. Praggya thanks him. He says that he has done it for his grand ma and her mother!