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By S. Shankar

Who are you able to love? What do you owe to like and what to the area at large?

Such are the questions that force the tale of Ramu, a Brahmin guy, and Ponni, a lady of the Dalit “untouchable” caste. Set opposed to the backdrop of twentieth-century South India, the unconventional takes readers from the Eighteen Nineties village the place Ramu’s grandmother grew as much as the Emergency years of Nineteen Seventies Madras. by contrast sweeping canvas unfolds the drama of Ramu and Ponni’s forbidden love, inescapably intertwined with the nice fight opposed to caste oppression. stuck up within the entanglements of affection and politics, the couple hazard every thing to struggle for a greater society. Will they succeed?

Steeped in historical past, this memorable inter-caste love tale exhibits usual humans moved to unusual braveness of their wish to make a distinction in a ruthless world.

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