Posted: 17 September 2012 at 7:25am | IP Logged
Did not see a written update of yesterday's episode. Giving you one.
Disclaimer - I have made all effort to keep the key dates and facts accurate. I might have erred in noting them though.
Episode opens with a girl jumping from terrace committing a suicide.
10.02.2010 - Sur Sagar Music Academy.
Vikrant Gokhale (VG) takes his daughter a budding sitar player to the academy. it is a residential school. Students are allowed to go home only on Sundays. She does not want to join the school. Mr. Murthy, Dean of the school takes her on a round of the school. VG wants to come along but Dean Murthy (DM) tells him that parents are not permitted. Half an hour later, Madhuri miraculously agrees to join the school.
Dipika is her room mate. She introduces Madhuri to Robin. Both of them are special students of DM. One late evening Madhuri hears music coming from a room. She walks towards it. DM finds her peeking into the room and invites her to become his special student. She follows him into the room and finds a lot of students sitting with their violins. The screen behind DM is showing strange patterns of moving concentric circles. DM starts playing violin and pauses in between to tell them to get immersed in their music.
He keeps conducting these classes and tells Madhuri to forget outside world, relations and bonds. Madhuri's parents call her up but she refuses to take their calls. After a month, they go to the academy to meet her but are turned away saying that Madhuri is in class. They call her up on her friend's mobile but she throws away the mobile. A month later, they go to the academy with police demanding to meet Madhuri. Dipika brings Madhuri but Madhuri
refuses asks them to go away. DM puts the blame entirely on parents attitude. That evening DM asks Madhuri to bring photo of her parents to the class. He tells her that the time has come for her to get rid of all the relationshps and bonds. Madhuri burns the photo.
Gokhales start doing investigation about DM and his academy. They find from internet that Murthy is a trained hypnotist.Vikrant meets DM's wife at J.M Arts and Music School. She tells him that DM hypnotises through his music. She also shares that what started as a hobby for DM became an obsession over time which is why she decided to take divorce from him. VG meets the grandfather of the girl who tried to commit suicide. He also meets
Dipika's mother who informs him that Dipika has not spoken to them from months. He tells her that DM is hypnotising some children. Alongwith her and DM's wife, he goes to the police station. VG explains to Police that hypnotism is a scientific technique that is used by ceritified practitioner but DM is abusing it control his students' minds. Police official assures them that he would try to get a search warrant issued for the academy.
Robin and Dipika indicate to DM that VG is doing investigations. DM asks Madhuri to prove her loyalty and prove who she loves more - her parents or her music. She returns home that night and mid night goes to her parent's room with a knife. She sees the pictures of her childhood and falls down. Her parents decide to take her to a hypnotherapist for treatment.
Police official says that Madhuri's testimony will be required to arrest DM. She is taken to certified hypnotherapist. She says that Murthy is her music and her god. Based on Madhuri's revelation during the hypnosis sessions, police raid the music school. They go to the room where DM is conducting his secret session. Students stop the police from arresting DM saying he is their Guru. Police official shoots the speaker from where the music is coming. All the students fall down. Police arrests him. He resists saying that he is music and that he is god.
Court finds that he is mentally imbalanced and that he abused his knowledge and his position in the life of his students to control their minds. He is sent to mental asylum.
Edited by Mimoha - 17 September 2012 at 7:25am