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Dead Meat

Dead Meat

Ankush Saikia
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A chopped-up body recovered from a tandoor oven A quiet young accountant missing with a suitcase full of cash Match-fixing and illegal betting in a city in the grip of T20 ever
A lonely detective with a conscience …
Private eye Arjun Arora works the streets of Delhi dealing with the shady underbelly of the capital city. Hired to track down a missing person, Arjun stumbles upon a gruesome murder where the suspects seem to be linked to something larger and more sinister.
Part noir thriller and part detective story, Dead Meat introduces us to an unforgettable character-Arjun Arora, a man with a troubled past-who takes us on a dark and
memorable journey through the greed and grime of today’s urban India.
Part noir thriller and part detective story, Dead Meat
introduces us to an unforgettable character-Arjun Arora,
a man with a bad marriage, a drinking habit, and a troubled
past-who takes us on a dark and dangerous journey
through the grime of today’s urban India.

Imprint: India Penguin

Published: Feb/2015

ISBN: 9780143421207

Length : 416 Pages

MRP : ₹399.00

Dead Meat

Ankush Saikia

A chopped-up body recovered from a tandoor oven A quiet young accountant missing with a suitcase full of cash Match-fixing and illegal betting in a city in the grip of T20 ever
A lonely detective with a conscience …
Private eye Arjun Arora works the streets of Delhi dealing with the shady underbelly of the capital city. Hired to track down a missing person, Arjun stumbles upon a gruesome murder where the suspects seem to be linked to something larger and more sinister.
Part noir thriller and part detective story, Dead Meat introduces us to an unforgettable character-Arjun Arora, a man with a troubled past-who takes us on a dark and
memorable journey through the greed and grime of today’s urban India.
Part noir thriller and part detective story, Dead Meat
introduces us to an unforgettable character-Arjun Arora,
a man with a bad marriage, a drinking habit, and a troubled
past-who takes us on a dark and dangerous journey
through the grime of today’s urban India.

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Ankush Saikia

Ankush Saikia was born in Tezpur, Assam, in 1975, and grew up in Madison, Wisconsin; Assam; and Shillong, Meghalaya. He worked in journalism and publishing in New Delhi for over a decade and was shortlisted for the Outlook-Picador India non-fiction writing award (2005). He is the author of The Girl from Nongrim Hills (2013), Dead Meat (2015) and Remember Death (2016), among others. Saikia is currently based in Shillong and Tezpur in North-east India.

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