Jodha Akbar February 20th episode: Jodha remains tensed about Akbar’s increasing arrogance. Mansur provokes Akbar to forcefully grab the land to build the fort. Akbar orders the local people to vacate the land within two days.
Todarmal and Birbal discuss about the change in the emperor. They regret the insult of Man Singh and decide to make Akbar feel his mistake. They sit and discuss what a powerful fighter Man Singh is. Akbar bursts and says that he is the most powerful man.
Akbar rubs his chest against the sword and his chest bleeds. Jodha sees it and remembers that she has seen the same vision in her dream. The astrologer told her that it signifies the emperor’s pain.
Man Singh sees what Akbar is doing and saves him. Instead of being grateful, Akbar becomes angry and orders Man Singh’s imprisonment. Man Singh is kept in confinement in his room. Akbar is taken for treatment.
King Bhagwandas thinks that he will talk with the emperor regarding Man Singh's arrest. Jodha tells Hamida how Akbar has punished Man for no reason. Hamida says that Man’s absence will make Akbar feel his own mistake. Man Singh’s informer gives him some news. Man leaves his room through a hidden tunnel to go out of the palace.
Jodha fears that the rest of her dream can also come true. Hamida calls a meeting. Salim takes the responsibility of Akbar’s security. He ensures tightened security measures for the emperor. Jodha looks after the health of Akbar, who keeps murmuring about Man Singh.
Anarkali tells her mom that Jodha called her to ask about Salim. Zilbahar fears that they can be in danger. Anarkali tells her that she has denied any connection with Salim.