One day, his uncle disappeared under mysterious circumstances and thus, him and his sister inherited his debts and his house. Mathal then began to receive threatening letters from Rakhad, stating that if he did not sell the property to him, Kalari would get hurt.
Instead of caving in and selling the house, Mathal used his magical knowledge to summon illusions of ghosts in order to scare her sister away. He later perished in the process. His body found inside the house.