Kumkum Bhagya April 17th episode: Dadi feels bad seeing Pragya’s grim face; she tells Abhi to make her smile anyhow. Abhi tells a few jokes to make her smile, but she remains sad. He comes to his bedroom and rehearses how to give the reply to her proposal.
Purab thinks he should unite Abhi and Pragya as Bulbul wanted to do it before her own marriage. Aaliya comes to meet him and insists on going out. Purab says that he is in no mood for going out; rather he would like to make a plan to unite Abhi and Pragya.
Purab says that Aaliya cannot help him in this plan as Tanu is her friend. Aaliya thinks for a while and answers that she is ready to help him, as it would be a good job to create a bonding of love between the couple. Purab hugs her tight; she is mesmerized.
The doctor says that Bulbul is better and she will gradually recover. He insists that she should be kept in the hospital for a few more days, as she needs twenty-four-hour professional care. Sarala wants to take Bulbul back home as she thinks that she can take the best care of her.
Abhi proposes that he would keep a nurse for twenty-four hours at Sarala’s house. The doctor gives permission for Bulbul’s discharge. Abhi pays the hospital bills, saying it is his responsibility towards his family. Sarala feels that Abhi has filled the place of a son in her family!
Purab tells Pragya that she has to participate in a photo shoot, as it would be good for Abhi’s career. She feels hesitant. Purab tells her that she must see Abhi feeling jealous while she will be shooting with another man.