One of Hasina’s clients when she is working as a prostitute, Ahmed becomes her second husband. He works the night-shift as a shoe factory supervisor and is obsessed with order. Ahmed is also an albino, which Hasina thinks might be a contributing factor to his serious nature. Devoted to Hasina at first, he later deserts her.
Ahmed Character Timeline in Brick Lane
The timeline below shows where the character Ahmed appears in Brick Lane. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...April 1995. She gives thanks to God for her newfound happiness. She is married to Ahmed and living in the Ghulsan neighborhood of Dhaka, a definite upgrade from Narayanganj. It is... (full context)