Sergeant Mukherjee is an Indian army sergeant who is tasked with the job of blowing up a mountain pass to prevent zombies from accessing India’s safe zone in the Himalayas. However, he finds many people on the pass and does not want to kill them all by detonating the bomb. General Raj-Singh offers to do it. Mukherjee’s plight highlights the difficult decisions that had to be made during the war. Many, like Mukherjee and General Lang, found themselves unequal to the task.
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Chapter 4: Turning the Tide
...willing to take on the responsibility of the refugees’ deaths because he could see that Mukherjee was unwilling to do so. But the detonator didn’t work when he pressed it—something had... (full context)