The peon, interrupted her:

‘A lady has come to see you.’

‘What for?’

‘She didn’t say, but she insists on seeing you.’

‘Okay. Let her in.’

A fully veiled and slightly bent down ady in a salwar kameez entered
her room. As Shibu exited closing the door behind him, the lady stood to
her full height of five feet five inches and removed the veil.

‘I’m Sunehri, the infamous dacoit. But you needn’t be afraid’ she said to Sumitra.