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A ‘slight’ Mishap

Prefaced with an advance apology to Johnny.  Have taken some literary licence.  Absolutely no offence meant! This was probably in 1978 while I was the SD (Sena Dorai = Assistant Superintendent) on Panniar.  Abid had been transferred to Wallardie Estate in Vandiperiyar...

An Elephantine Yarn

Situated on one extremity of the High Ranges, Panniar Estate also abutted the area which is known as the Cardamom Hills, the name being self explanatory , it being the prime cardamom growing region in Kerala.  Likely on account of its physical location, Panniar had...

High-Hier-HIGHEST-archy

Prefaced with an advance apology to Mac.  Have taken some literary licence.  Absolutely no offence meant! In 1983, I had been transferred from Dhoedaam to Rajah Ali Estate, located not very far from the OIL establishment township of Duliajan.  My posting to Rajah Ali...

Just ONE Drink

This one dates back to 1983 while I was on Dhoedaam Estate in the Doom Dooma district of Upper Assam as one of the four Garden Assistant Managers on that property. Regardless of and ignoring the the age difference and the huge disparity in our seniority levels, Himmat...

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