Chapter No. 6
- Ram is working in a bar and he knows how much a customer can drink.
- He works until morning and lives in a chubby hole without running water in Dharavi. The bar is located in Colaba.
- The houses in Dharavi are illegal constructions.
- Ram is talking with a customer in the bar.
- The customer, called Rao, is a manager of the company Industry Buttons.
- Rao is drunk and tells a story about his brother.
- Rao’s brother was the Chief Executive Officer of lndustry Buttons and helped Rao to get a job there.
- Rao’s wife is a Voodoo Priestess. She wants money all the time and forces Rao into steeling.
- She makes a Voodoo doll of Rao’s brother to hurt him for getting the firm and Rao gives her all she wants. She takes her family to Mumbai.
- The brother is in a mental asylum after the Voodoomagic and Rao becomes the new CEO.
- The secretary of Rao makes him realizing what he has done to his brother and he wants to get him out of the mental asylum.
- Rao’s brother dies.
- Finally, Rao dies in a bar, because someone played a Voodoo on him too.
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