In the murky atmosphere of hate and violence unleashed by terrorists, love blooms like an unstained lotus flower in a muddy pool.
Uma Chopra, a self-reliant middle class Punjabi girl of Delhi, develops great regard for Gopalkrishna Hegday who hails from Karnataka. Her mother is keen on her marrying a ‘Punjabi puttar’.
Gopalkrishna suffers multiple tragedies as consequences of terrorist attacks.
What is in store for these two people?
The story unfolds with many schemes hatched against Uma, a defenseless girl perceived to be easy game…
Will her friendship with Virginia, an American millionaire’s daughter, come to Uma’s aid?
Does Uma achieve her goals–personal and professional?
This is a book of love, intrigue and crime, set in the backdrop of the upheavals caused by mindless terror attacks.