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