Detective Arjun Arora is summoned to Mumbai to track down an airhostess who has allegedly killed a bar dancer and vanished with a large sum of money. The search for Agnes Pereira leads Arjun on a nationwide hunt. But when their paths finally cross, everything spirals out of control. From being hunted by a hitman to uncovering a deadly secret that implicates Delhi's rich and powerful, Arjun's life becomes an endless nightmare. Haunted by his personal demons and aware of his growing attraction to the beautiful, mysterious Agnes, Arjun realizes that sins from the past always cast their shadow over the present. But the closer he gets to the truth, the more terrifying the threat becomes to both of them.
Ankush Saikia was born in Tezpur, Assam. He worked in journalism and publishing in New Delhi for over a decade and was shortlisted for the OutlookÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂ¯ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂ¿ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂ½Picador India non-fiction writing award (2005). He is the author of The Girl from Nongrim Hills (2013) and Dead Meat (2015), among others.