posted by Meenakshi Negi, last updated on February 3rd, 2015 at 6:51 pm
Tonight in Ashoka, we will see Shubhadrangi teaching few Brahmin boys outside her kutiya while Bindusara swathed in bandages gazes at her. But just then he gets flashes of the attack and disturbed he decides to go away. However, Shubhadrangi stops him. Bindusaar gets attracted towards her because of her principles in life keeps her name as DHARMA. He proposes to her and they get married. But next morning Mir Khorsan finds Bindusara and requests him to return to his palace. Dharma overhears this conversation and gets to know about Bindusara's identity. She tells him to go back as Magadh needs him at this hour. Bindusara leaves promising to return. But just then Bindusara enters the palace. Everyone is shocked to find him alive. Helena fakes being overwhelmed at his return.
Everyone wants to know about who attacked Bindusara when Chanakya brings him to the court. But before the he can reveal anything, his body stiffens and he falls down dead. Helena tells everyone that the accused has been killed with same poison, which was admistered to Bindusara's mother Maharani Durdhara and which was brought to the palace with Chanakya's permission. Chanaya explains saying that he used to give it to Chandragupta in small doses to build his resistance against the poison. However, the same poison somehow got mixed in Maharani Durdhara's food when she was pregnant with Bindusara. In order to save Bindusara, he had to kill Durdhara. Now, Helena and Justin's insinuations and Bindusara's silence makes Chanakya feel insulted and he decides to leave Magadh. Bindusara marries Noor but tells her about Dharma and she is infuriated. Mir Khorsan decides to kill Dharma and burns her cottage. But she survives and thus the Chakravartin Ashok Samraat is born.
Don't miss tonight's episode @ 9pm.