He said, "I lost both my grand-mother and my elder brother during the storm. They had literally been taken away by it, because their bodies were nowhere to be found."
But he shrugged it off casually. He explained how hard it is to identify bodies, after they drown in the sea for days. Finding bodies, tracking smugglers, human traffickers, and spotting illegal immigrants were just another Tuesday for Mr. Ganesan. He had even managed to seize 33kgs of gold that was illegally imported into our country.
He started asking me about my travel, and proceeded to link me to someone who could show me all the “must-see” places at a nominal rate.
“Tell me how you liked our town”, he said with a smile, before getting off at Paramakudi to resume his duty.