Jodha Akbar 3rd January episode update written: Saifuddin is confident about the fact that Jodha Begum will certainly meet him in the prison. Jodha thinks over the message of Saifuddin. Jodha says that she must meet Saifuddin. Nothing is more important to her than the life of her husband.
Jodha meets Saifuddin and rebukes him for his misdeed as he tried to malign her and prove that she has a faulty character. He wanted Akbar to kill Jodha. He asks for pardon and begs for a second chance to prove his loyalty to the Mughal Empire, like Adam Khan. He tells Jodha Begum that someone inside the palace can bring a threat to Akbar's life.
Jodha is embarrassed about the fact that Saifuddin has given the important message to her instead of Begum Rukaiya or any other senior person. She thinks that it can be a foul plot. Still she decides to convey the message to Akbar as it is the question of his life.
Jodha's brother Vagabandas and sister Shivani suddenly visit the Mughal palace. Shivani has come to stay with Jodha for ten days. Both the sisters are much excited and happy to see each other.
Shivani reads the message of her lover, who is a common man, an artist who is much inferior than her in status. Shivani is impressed by his art. It is revealed that she has come to Agra, to elope with him.
Benazir is about to lick snake's poison. A snake bites Benazir and it dies immediately. Benazir says that she is so poisonous that even a snake would die if it bites her.
Akbar's brother Mirza shows him the message of Benazir to her mother. He explains why it seems queer. The language and style of the letter is peculiar. Akbar takes the letter and says that he will directly ask Benazir about it.