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Earning the Laundry Stripes by Manreet Sodhi Someshwar

By Manreet Sodhi Someshwar

"An stress-free story of a sassy girl's headlong race up the company ladder" - India this day, South Asia's greatest promoting information weekly

"Goats, bathrooms and gender politics, inside a boardroom and the dust partitions of a hut - incomes the Laundry Stripes strings this jointly to solve greater than only a woman’s trip of self-discovery" - DNA

"A whodunit, encouraged through barmy days of commute atop detergent luggage in the course of the Indian hinterland" Hindustan Times

Marked by way of the zeitgeist of a altering India, the most important patron items corporation within the kingdom, HLL, comes to a decision to recruit, for the 1st time, ladies sector revenues Managers. input Noor Bhalla. within the grind of a saleswoman’s existence she reveals a madcap global the place the retail beat hides a global of instant-adoption (every shopkeeper is motive on claiming her as sister or daughter), a grizzled goat is a bus spouse, a Schwarzneger-idolizing Distributor indicates indignation by means of erupting into one-armed push-ups, and matrimonial recommendation comes free of charge from colleagues and consumers. One regimen morning Noor is molested by way of a roadside Romeo - she provides him a valid walloping. Days later, a twilight knock on Noor's door, and he or she discovers a Policeman. the fellow she beat up, he informs, is severely ailing in sanatorium. From that day Noor's existence takes a flip because the possibility of a potential prison sentence haunts her. As she struggles to effectively accomplish a yr of educating that takes her throughout India, she makes an attempt to outsmart an more and more avaricious Policeman. the sport of cover & search involves a finale whilst the Poilceman tracks her all the way down to Bombay. Noor Bhalla has just one card left to play - it will probably convey her, or do her in.

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