Hostile Hostel

Part 6: Why?

Nandini felt like she was going to be sick. What could possibly be the reason for this? Why would Arnav want to frame Madhav? They were best of friends! The world spun. She didn’t know anything anymore. She felt betrayed, confused, and angry, all at the same time. She needed to find Arnav. She had …

Part 5: A Pair of Underwear

She froze. Her body tensed up. She strained her ears. She needed to catch every single word.  “Ganesh, what?” whispered Ashok, incredulous. “Just listen. You remember anything from last night?” whispered Ganesh urgently. Ashok chuckled. “Not much.” “Exactly. Me, too. Until now.” “Oh, no. What did you see?” “A lot, Ashok.” He paused. “I remember …

Part 3: Sanika Gandhi

Arnav’s face was frozen in a state of confusion. “You want to what?” “Help Madhav! Your best friend?” said Nandini, a little annoyed. “I know who Madhav is, thanks.” he said, rolling his eyes. “I meant, what did you say before that? Did you say ‘investigate the murder’?” “Yeah!” she said, exasperated. “Have your ears …