By Chetan Bhagat
Love marriages worldwide are basic: Boy loves lady. woman loves boy. They get married. In India, there are a number of extra steps: Boy loves lady. woman loves Boy. Girl's kin has to like boy. Boy's relations has to like woman. Girl's kin has to like Boy's relatives. Boy's family members has to like girl's family members. woman and Boy nonetheless love one another. They get married. Welcome to two States, a narrative approximately Krish and Ananya. they're from varied states of India, deeply in love and wish to get married. in fact, their mom and dad don t agree. to transform their love tale right into a love marriage, the couple have a tricky conflict in entrance of them. For you could struggle and insurgent, however it is way tougher to persuade. Will they make it? From the writer of blockbusters 5 element a person, One evening @ the decision middle and the three errors of My existence, comes one other witty story approximately inter-community marriages in glossy india.
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2 States: The Story of My Marriage by Chetan Bhagat