Peeli Chhatri Wali Ladki is a Hindi novel by Uday Prakash. From its title it looks like a romantic novel. Its true that Udai Prakash has a romantic story running in the background throughout the novel. But by using a love story in backdrop he has tried to raise several important issues faced by India. Some of the issues raised by him through this book are
- Growing nepotism in higher Hindi education by Brahmins.
- Problems faced by people of NE especially those of Manipur
- Growing financial inequality among the masses of India