How did Muni lose his several cattles?

QuestionsHow did Muni lose his several cattles?
Sanyam aggarwal asked 6 years ago

What happened to Muni’s 40 goats in the story “A Horse and Two Goats” by R K Narayan?

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Staff answered 6 years ago

Muni’s goats were most probably sold to maintain his family and also carried off by jackals or cheetahs. Moreover there were thefts from over the next village.

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HelmiElizaReji answered 4 years ago

years of drought, a great famine and an epidemic ruined Muni’s several cattle. At present he is left with two goats.

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Lucy Chandrika Mondal answered 4 years ago

Jackals or cheetahs may sometimes carry them off. But sometimes it is just a theft from over in the next village.

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