The Lowland - Part III: Chapter 2 Summary & Analysis

This Study Guide consists of approximately 88 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Lowland.
This section contains 1,004 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy The Lowland Study Guide

Summary

Slowly Gauri describes the events of the day that Udayan was killed. In the week before Durga Pujo – the month of Ashvin, Gauri and her mother-in-law had gone shopping, picking up gifts for the holidays and odds and ends for the house. The driver of the rickshaw refuses to take them all the way home, so grabbing their parcels, they walk the remaining distance. Gauri is the first to see the Central Reserve Police van parked on the bank of the first pond. They see the key dangling in the lock and Gauri sees her father-in-law coming downstairs carefully. An officer points his weapon at them, and instructs them to leave the house.

They are herded towards the lowland and the officer in charge announces they are seeking Udayan Mitra. Through a megaphone, the neighbors are warned that harboring him is breaking...

(read more from the Part III: Chapter 2 Summary)

This section contains 1,004 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy The Lowland Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
The Lowland from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook