The class divide and caste politics are what ultimately drive the lovers apart, as their love is unable to overcome the prejudices and restrictions of their society. The "monster of the town" represents the rigid class system, which has its own set of rules and regulations that the lovers must follow to survive.
It is the way that the makers chose to shape and position their characters that makes Jehanabad - Of Love & War such a wonderful film. It is said that there is a girl who is so liberated in her approach to life. There is not one time in her entire life that she hesitates even a little before talking about s*x in front of her conservative family. She challenges masculinity in a country obsessed with manliness.