"Is this a second Vasantasena?" Who says this in The Little Clay Cart, and why?

Charudatta says, "Is this a second Vasantasena?" at the end of act 9 of The Little Clay Cart because he had thought Vasantasena was dead.

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At the end of act 9 of The Little Clay Cart, Charudatta is about to be executed for the murder of Vasantasena when she suddenly appears in person to save him. He exclaims,

Is this a second Vasantasena? Or has she herself come here from heaven?

Charudatta clearly knows that he did not kill Vasantasena, but he did believe that she was dead, as did everyone else. Her sudden appearance therefore seems like a miracle, and Charudatta is forced to wonder...

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