Author: Mallyatuttur Ramakrishnan
Translator(s)/ Editors(s): P K Chandran
Publisher: National book trust
ISBN/UPC (if available): 8123731515
Translated from the original Malayalam, this novel is a realistic portrayal of post-independent India plagued with opportunistic elements, corruption, and travails of honest and upright functionaries. All told, this is an epoch making narrative.