Banhi by Gautam Maitra
Price : Rs. 500, Pages : 425, Genre : Fiction, Language : English, Binding : Paperback, ISBN No. : 9789387852228.
It is the Story of Namita, an Indian village girl, convert to Christianity, driven out of her village because of her love affair with an upper caste Brahmin lad. The three arbiters of Salishi Sabha, the three R’s, happen to be the scourge of village women there. She had several experiences, thereafter, first, getting allied with the ultra – leftists, then escaping from there and entering into the dancing world and lastly, entering politics. Finally, she took her revenge on the three R’s in the same Salishi Sabha as pledged by her when she was driven out of her village.