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A Suitable Boy

AuthorVikram Seth

NarratorFull Cast

Duration5h 44m

CategoriesAdult Fiction, Plays and Dramatisations

PublisherBBC

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The story unfolds through four middle class families - the Mehras, Kappoors, Khans and Chatterjis. Lata Mehra, a university student, is under pressure from her mother to get married. But not to just anyone she happens to fall in love with. There are standards to be met and finding a husband for Lata becomes a family affair in which all the members are to play a part.

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