The Census and the Merchant Ship – A chapter from ‘The View from Kollam’

The gangway was lowered in silence as the harbour launch that brought the collector, the DSP, his fellow officers, me and the tehsildar from the port to the large cargo ship at anchor some distance away bobbed around in the high swells. [...] As we climbed up the narrow gangway along the steep sides of… Continue reading The Census and the Merchant Ship – A chapter from ‘The View from Kollam’