Charith is a former Sri Lankan police officer who faced familial conflict as well as the horrors of the civil war. He fled to Malaysia and met Priya, whom he married. His troubles continued when he was employed as a bodyguard and became the target of corporate hit men, fleeing with the family by plane to Melbourne to apply for protection visas on arrival.
Birthdays under the regime
“When I asked Irene, my daughter, ‘What do you want for you birthday?’ She said, ‘Mama, I don’t want anything. Can we just get out from this house?’”
the curse of the forebears
“Because my father is pro-Tamil. He supports the LTTE…and because Charith's from the force my father hates him. My dad’s another double-headed snake.