Miss Laila, Armed And Dangerous

by Manu Joseph
Miss Laila, Armed And Dangerous
  • ISBN-13: 9781912408108
  • Author(s): Manu Joseph
  • Subject: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
  • Publisher: Myriad Editions
  • Imprint: Myriad Editions
  • Publication Date: 17-05-2018
  • Format: p/b

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On the day that Hindu nationalists and their controversial leader have won a spectacular election, an apartment building collapses in Mumbai. Only one survivor, is found - a man trapped under a beam, mumbling in delirium. But what he is saying is that two people are on their way to carry out a terror attack. Akhila Iyer, a medical student but also a notorious prankster, has rushed to the scene. She is small enough to crawl along to the tunnel to the dying man to administer painkillers - becoming the only link between him and the police, hearing what he is whispering.
About the book

On the day that Hindu nationalists and their controversial leader have won a spectacular election, an apartment building collapses in Mumbai. Only one survivor, is found - a man trapped under a beam, mumbling in delirium. But what he is saying is that two people are on their way to carry out a terror attack. Akhila Iyer, a medical student but also a notorious prankster, has rushed to the scene. She is small enough to crawl along to the tunnel to the dying man to administer painkillers - becoming the only link between him and the police, hearing what he is whispering.