Balakumar Somu is an IT professional, businessman, social activist, animal rights activist, freelance photographer and an active blogger. He has written several articles in English and Tamil for newspapers and online magazines. He is also the founder of Activists for Righteous Harmony of Animals Movement (ARHAM), an organisation striving for the harmonious co-existence of Man with Nature.
Balakumar Somu was born in Karur. He lived in Singapore for several years, working as a consultant for a top IT firm. He has now returned to India for good. He presently lives in Coimbatore, Tamilnadu.
Rishi is thrilled to bag his dream job, that of an embryologist
in Salem Genetics, one of the top genetics companies in the world. His dream of
heading his own research team had materialised at last!
But Rishi is unaware that he could be a pawn in a sinister
corporate war on the social fabric of this great nation.
Vinayak Seshadri is one of India's top Animal Rights
Activists, revered as the messiah whose life’s mission is to alleviate the
suffering of animals. He has been at the forefront of the struggle to bring to
an end the 4,000-year-old human-animal contact sports – Jallikattu and
In the same decade, India's beef and leather exports surge.
India becomes the world's largest exporter of beef and the industry becomes one
of the most-profitable, raking in billions of rupees.
Are these events just a coincidence? Or are they a
mischievous plot by cunning masterminds who will not hesitate to destroy the
very backbone of the nation to satisfy their greed?