CHARACTERS

(in order of appearance)


   Akhila Prasad    – 12-year-old schoolgirl living in Alappuzha backwaters in Kerala, India’s southernmost state

Akhila Prasad – 12-year-old schoolgirl living in Alappuzha backwaters in Kerala, India’s southernmost state

   Amita Prasad    – Akhila’s 9 year old sister

Amita Prasad – Akhila’s 9 year old sister

   Pradad    – Akhila’s father

Pradad – Akhila’s father

   Amita    – Akhila’s mother

Amita – Akhila’s mother

  Shri K. Santosh   – Director of Indian Meteorology Department’s (IMD) Trivindrum Observatory

Shri K. Santosh – Director of Indian Meteorology Department’s (IMD) Trivindrum Observatory

  Mayeresh Praybune   – Science journalist in Maharastra drought region

Mayeresh Praybune – Science journalist in Maharastra drought region

  Dr. Ranjan Kelkar   – Monsoon philosopher.  Retired Director General of IMD

Dr. Ranjan Kelkar – Monsoon philosopher.  Retired Director General of IMD

   Maria Dassen    – Fisherman, Vizenjham

Maria Dassen – Fisherman, Vizenjham

   Keshore Siram    – Dharavi lawyer.  First tribal person called to the bar in India.

Keshore Siram – Dharavi lawyer.  First tribal person called to the bar in India.

   Ailu Madhav Madao      –    Bombay dabawalla

Ailu Madhav Madao   Bombay dabawalla

   Mushumi Chatterjee    – Actress,‘   Manzil’    (  archive )        Amitabh  Bachchanan   –  Co-star, ‘   Manzil'   ’ (archive)

Mushumi Chatterjee – Actress,‘Manzil’ (archive)  

Amitabh  Bachchanan – Co-star, ‘Manzil'’ (archive)

   Dr. BN Goswami      –    Physicist.  Director, Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM)

Dr. BN Goswami   Physicist.  Director, Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM)

   Bishnu Shastri    – Calcutta bookie

Bishnu Shastri – Calcutta bookie

   Uttam Saikia    – Honourary Wildlife Warden, Kaziranga National Park

Uttam Saikia – Honourary Wildlife Warden, Kaziranga National Park