Jodha Akbar March 20th episode: Hamida and Bakshi Banu come to the village camp to see Mahtab. Bakshi comes to know that Sharifuddin has claimed her in return for Jodha. She tells Akbar that she is ready to bear Sharif’s torture to save Jodha. Akbar tells Bakshi to keep faith upon his power.
Anarkali comes to the camp and informs Akbar about Sharif’s den. Akbar sends all the ladies for Agra with protection and starts his mission for Jodha’s rescue. The emperor and his team come to the den following Anarkali’s clues. Man Singh is informed about Jodha’s kidnap.
Akbar kills Sharif’s guards and enters the den to find that there is no Jodha. He finds her earrings on the floor. Birbal sees the image of temple that the queen has drawn on the floor to leave a clue. One of Akbar's soldiers says that he knows the temple. The new den is found soon.
Hamida stops the journey to take rest for a while. Soon it is found that Bakshi Banu is missing. Bakshi escapes as she thinks that she should surrender to Sharif so that he releases Jodha.
Sharifuddin tells Jodha that he will fulfill his long nurtured wish of having her in his arms. He tries to hug her and she fights back. Akbar’s sword cuts Sharifuddin’s hand. Sharifuddin calls out his soldiers in order to attack Akbar.
Jodha and Akbar fight against the soldiers and kill all of them. Man Singh joins them with his soldiers. Sharifuddin is brutally killed by Akbar. Akbar apologizes to Man Singh for misunderstanding him. They are reconciled again. In the battlefield, Salim’s war strategy surprises and shocks Mirza Hakim.