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By Jasmine D'Costa

an issue of Geography starts off within the early Nineteen Nineties within the center of Bombay the place younger Peter and Anna are associates dwelling with their households. They reside within the Billimoria construction, ensconced within the Catholic ghetto. while Hindus wreck a mosque within the far-off Indian kingdom of Ayodhya, riots explode in Bombay, the worst town has witnessed. Peter and Anna, simply 21 and sixteen years outdated, are stuck within the explosion whereas their households tackle the duty of sheltering a Muslim neighbor. Amidst this turmoil and tragedy, Anna’s relatives migrates to Canada and he or she is separated from Peter, simply as their love blossoms. Fifteen years later, Anna returns to India to assert estate she has inherited. For an quick, she believes she could have a moment likelihood with Peter, yet sectarian violence builds partitions among them once more. Anna and Peter are confronted with tricky offerings as earlier, current and destiny body a strong portrait of a urban, a humans in problem, and conflicted lovers.

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