She was getting closer.
His mouth ran dry and his scream died deep inside him. His wobbly legs refused to move. . .
The fear of the unknown, enhanced by the mist, darkness and pattering raindrops is part of life in the hills. But there have been real encounters with the supernatural, and included in this collection of chilling tales are personal experiences of people. Read on for some spine-chilling adventures with the spirits in Shimla.
Minakshi Chaudhry has travelled extensively as a reporter for The Indian Express. She has authored two books - Exploring Pangi Himalaya: A World Beyond Civilization and A Guide to Trekking in Himachal - and is currently working on a travel book on lesser known destinations of Himachal, soon to be brought out by Rupa.