The Wild-Man Book

novel - Magical Realism

The Wild-Man


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Raj Raichand runs an Elephant sanctuary but things have turned bad as hunters are frequently killing Elephants for their tusks. His son Aryaa, a veterinarian in Mumbai, arrives for the 10th anniversary of his mother's death and visits with Bhola and Didi, his elephant playmates when he was a child. Keshav, a hunter, has an eye on huge tusks of Bhola which could fetch good money. Keshav kills Bhola for his tusks and also Raj who tries to save him. The cops arrive at the funeral of Dipankar and falsely implicate him of being with hunters and also frame Raj for it. After being taken into the prison, he, whose hands are still banded. But he still fights them all, and frees himself after Didi pulls the window out with Rani, Aryaa's childhood friend, as her mahout, with Meera, a reporter who has come with Raj to write an article on the elephant sanctuary. Raj also reveals to them that the Inspector who framed him for being with hunters, is one of that group who supports elephant's tusk smuggling. Dev, Aryaa’s best friend, is also revealed to be with the hunters. Dev and Raj fight, after which the hunters come. Let’s reveal the mysteries of forests.