Sher singh is the protagonist.he is a brown and cheerful boy aged 12.he is strong as he carries kunwar on his back all night and is also familiar with the jungle. he is very responsible as he undertakes the responsibility of carrying his bro to the hospital when he sees that he is writhing in pain and his father is not around. his willingness to help shows his concern for his bro. his love for kunwar is selfless as he does not think of the perils of the forest. he always puts his bro first. he is very courageous and does not back out when faced with wild animals. he has a good presence of mind and is quite resourceful too. on the whole, he is a strong character who saves his bros life with his courage and determination.