Publish with us

Follow Penguin

Follow Penguinsters

Follow Hind Pocket Books

Department Of Denials

Department Of Denials

Mathur Anurag
Select Preferred Format

The best selling author of The Inscrutable Americans and Making the Minister Smile returns with another entertaining story in The Department of Denials. In this latest venture, Babar Thakur” Babs to his friends” a youth fresh out of college in search of an identity and direction in life, sets off on a trip to fulfil his dream of becoming the prime minister of India one day.In the best traditions of all heroic odysseys, he starts out on his quest alone. Soon, he is on a roller coaster ride through the corridors of power, witness to the shenanigans of netas and babus. Chief among them is the minister Balak Kumar, who, repeatedly at the receiving end of various allegations from the Opposition, finally decides to centralize all denials under one authority, namely, the Department of Denials. And he asks Babs’s father, Bahadur Prasad Thakur, to head the newly created department. The stage is thus set for an unending run of situations, alternately bizarre and funny.

Imprint: India Penguin

Published: Aug/2004

ISBN: 9780143032007

Length : 184 Pages

MRP : ₹250.00

Department Of Denials

Mathur Anurag

The best selling author of The Inscrutable Americans and Making the Minister Smile returns with another entertaining story in The Department of Denials. In this latest venture, Babar Thakur” Babs to his friends” a youth fresh out of college in search of an identity and direction in life, sets off on a trip to fulfil his dream of becoming the prime minister of India one day.In the best traditions of all heroic odysseys, he starts out on his quest alone. Soon, he is on a roller coaster ride through the corridors of power, witness to the shenanigans of netas and babus. Chief among them is the minister Balak Kumar, who, repeatedly at the receiving end of various allegations from the Opposition, finally decides to centralize all denials under one authority, namely, the Department of Denials. And he asks Babs’s father, Bahadur Prasad Thakur, to head the newly created department. The stage is thus set for an unending run of situations, alternately bizarre and funny.

Select Preferred Format

Mathur Anurag

More By The Author