Jodha Akbar 27th January written episode: Akbar and Benazir start for the Darga on a boat. A troop of soldiers stay on the bank. Benazir wants to sail the boat. Akbar instructs the sailor to leave and Benazir gets Akbar alone with herself. On the boat Benazir tries to get close to Akbar and kiss him. Jodha and Salima reach the bank. Jodha throws arrows targeting Benazir. The arrows do not hit her. But the soldiers become alert and Benazir fails in her mission. Akbar is narrowly saved. He hurts his hand while trying to save Benazir.
Jodha and Salima leave the place through a secret path. Jodha tells Salima that Akbar’s security will now become enhanced and Benazir will not be able to get him alone for some time. Till then they have to find out some new plan to expose Benazir’s foul intention.
Akbar wants a probe on the issue. He gets some arrows that were found on the spot. The arrows are from the Mughal palace and it indicates that it might be done by someone from the palace. Akbar interrogates Jodha in a manner which shows that he doubts her, though he does not say anything directly. Jodha nurses his wound with herbal medicines. Begum Rukaiya rebukes the guards as they had left Akbar alone with Benazir. She orders them to protect the Emperor for twenty four hours.
Jodha meets Benazir and tells her that she would never succeed in her mission of killing Akbar. She says that, being a Rajbanshi princess, she is not afraid of anything except defamation and disgrace. She is ready to protect Akbar till her death. Benazir too challenges that Jodha would never be able to stop her. She decides to meet a person who promised her to help in her mission.