On April 27, 2023, the latest episode of Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai aired, and here’s what went down. Akshara made her return and stumbled upon Abhinav repairing the TV. She then fed him ladoo, and Manish interrupted them, requesting a conversation with Akshara and Abhinav. Abhir expressed his interest in hearing the discussion, but Akshara asked him to leave. Eventually, Kairav persuaded Abhir to go to his room, and Suhasini praised Kairav’s acting skills.
Manish, Swarna, and others informed Akshara about Abhir’s upcoming birthday, and they planned to celebrate it grandly. However, Ruhi discovered that no one remembered Abhir’s birthday and decided to do something about it. She expressed her concern to Akshara, who then invited her to the surprise birthday party.
Muskaan, who was struggling with decorations, received assistance from Kairav, who then inquired about her boyfriend. Muskaan confessed to Kairav that she didn’t have one, and he encouraged her to find one. Surekha spotted the two together and decided to let their relationship blossom before exposing them.
Abhimanyu learned about Abhir’s birthday and decided to celebrate it with him for the first time. He planned to shower Abhir with love, and Akshara and Abhinav worked together to prepare a surprise for Abhir. Meanwhile, Arohi, Anand, and Mahima refused to attend Abhir’s birthday, and Ruhi became upset. Eventually, Manjiri agreed to take her.
Abhir woke up on his birthday and was disappointed to see that everyone was too busy to acknowledge it. However, the Goenkas surprised him, and Arohi learned that Manjiri had taken Ruhi to the party. Surekha instigated Manjiri, and Akshara overheard their conversation. The episode ended with Abhinav telling Abhimanyu about Akshara’s struggles during Abhir’s birth, and Akshara telling Abhimanyu that she was ready for his drama at Abhir’s birthday.