This was police harassment in full colors, in spite of a complete lack of violence, just pestering with useless questions while looking for ways to let them pay further fines for relatively trivial offenses.
The scene with the policemen was also a bit of local folklore.
Two small time gangsters, transporting arms, offer assistance to the couple.
The hapless "Durga" encounters a cross section of the society through the rest of the night.
Parallel to the journey of Durga another mysterious event inter-cuts in the film.
In a Kerala village, devotees perform 'Garudan Thookkam', a ritual art form submitted as a reward for the problems solved in the abode of Goddess Kali, who represents Goddess Durga's personified wrath and embodied fury.