Jodha Akbar's March 2nd episode: Even after being warned by Jodha and the top officers, Akbar faces the agitated mob to explain his decision of burning the fields. He tells them that he wanted to destroy the harmful worms. The mob refuses to hear anything; they only blame Akbar as a selfish and overconfident king. They even wish his death!
Someone from the crowd throws a sharp weapon which hurts Akbar on his chest. He is taken for treatment, but he remains tensed about the situation of the state. It is informed that the worms are spread in a broader part of the kingdom.
Murad informs that the state is running out of ration. Moreover, the ship which was bringing ration from another country, has sunk. Salim says that he will go for a voyage and bring ration from outer countries, even though the sea voyage can take his life!
Salim tries to meet Anarkali before he leaves Agra, but she refuses meeting him as she is angry over the issue of brothel relief. Salim is given a grand farewell by his family members, who are proud of his sacrifice.
Mirza Hakim discusses his plans with Man Singh. He narrates how his men are agitating the common people of the state, to give rise to a revolt. He welcomes Sharifuddin in his den. Man Singh is surprised.
Sharifuddin is convinced by Mirza that Man Singh is also an enemy of Akbar. Sharif tells Mirza that his confidant Shah Mansur is now present in Akbar’s close circle, to leak out secret information. Man Singh becomes pale!
The Moulavi suggests that Akbar should visit Ajmer Sharif to overcome the crisis of the country. Akbar refuses to leave Agra. Hamida says that she will do it for the welfare of the country. Akbar again hears the voice of the divine child and madly searches for him!