Sameera Parvin moves to an unnamed Middle Eastern city to live with her father and her relatives. She thrives in her job as a radio jockey and at home she is the darling of the family. But her happy world starts to fall apart when revolution blooms in the country.
As the people’s agitation gathers strength, Sameera finds herself and her family embroiled in the politics of their adopted land. She is forced to choose between family and friends, loyalty and love, life and death.
Benyamin’s original novel Mullapoo niramulla pakalukal is translated by Shahnaz Habib in English to reach put the greater public. The Malayalam title is published by DC Books.