When the Tamil Tigers disbanded in 2009, Parvati fled Sri Lanka and took up work as a freelance pirate in the South China Sea. During this time she partnered up with The Maelstrom, the mysterious pirate boss behind the 2014 hijacking of the Frances King, a TI-class supertanker. At least one witness placed Parvati at the scene during the hostage crisis and subsequent firefight which claim the life of nineteen pirates, eight Chinese soldiers and twenty-five innocent sailors.
Eighteen months ago, Maya Parvati allegedly lost an arm to a grenade blast during an attack on a Hamsun Oil freighter, after which The Maelstrom unceremoniously cast her aside. Parvati dropped off the face of the earth. How she got in contact with Sean Rose and his network, or why she chose to join his cause, is as of yet unknown.Maya Parvati is a warrior deprived of her function. She is strong, commanding and observant, with a blunt and direct demeanor. She might not be able to wield the knife like she used to, but she could still prove to be a formidable foe.
- Despite her intel calling her a formidable foe, like the rest of the targets, she will flee and cower at if alerted. She does, however, taunt and mock 47 when held at gunpoint.
- Maya and Sean Rose have a mutual dislike of each other, as shown when Sean inspects her test. In a phone call to Alma Reynard, Sean threatens to get rid of Maya if she continued sapping his authority.
- In Chasing a Ghost, Vanya Shah will be told by Rima that Maya had left a large inheritance of gold to Vanya in her will. Vanya will then reminisce on the last time she saw Maya and having been told about her operation in Colorado.
- She is distant with the other two militia key members. She will express her soft side and will only interact with Penelope or Ezra when they are found unconscious according to this reddit post.