Saadat Hasan Manto () was a prolific writer of Urdu short story. He was a journalist, literary critic, screenplay writer, play writer, and a. کھول دو [Khol Do] has 42 ratings and 9 reviews. Rajni said: This story shows that partition not only destroy relationship between different religions,but. Khol Do ~ کھول دو has 23 ratings and 3 reviews: Paperback.

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Lists with This Book. Hassan added it Dec 16, And then suddenly he realizes that Sakina is not with him, nowhere. He wakes up from his unconsciousness only to find that his wife and daughter are not with him.

Manto’s Mirror To Partition: A Feminist Review Of ‘Khol Do’

The original story in Urdu is more poignant and heart wrenching. The complete effacement of all kgol structures due to created a situation of utter panic and chaos, which further exacerbated the ongoing rioting. The doctor broke into a cold sweat. The special train left Amritsar at two in the afternoon, arriving at Mughalpura, Lahore, and eight hours later.


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There were no answers. So subtle in words yet so intense A story with a bone chilling end It makes one wonder: October 29, at 6: He lay very still, gazing at the dusty sky. Had she got into the carriage with him? Suraj Saraf rated it it was kbol Feb 19, He gave them a description of his daughter. Hamid rated it it was amazing Jan 21, Tags Khol DoMantoPartitionshort storyshort story writer.

You can tweet me ganeshdhamodkar for quick reply. The short story is told through the perspective of Sirajuddin, whose daughter, Sakina, goes missing when the train they were travelling on is attacked by rioters. Open Preview See a Problem? Marium Zara added it Sep 14, In a writing career spanning over two decades he produced twenty-two collections of short stories, one novel, five collections of radio plays, three collections of essays, two khhol of reminiscences and many scripts for films.


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Ghalibana Khol do by Saadat Hasan Manto: A Shocking Experience

One of the most celebrated of these is Saadat Hasan Manto, whose short stories represented the overarching societal breakdown in the Partition, that resulted in widespread massacres and rapes across Punjab, Bengal, and other parts of North India. The Partition Of Punjab: Pritesh Shrivastava marked it as to-read Jul 24, It was a young woman with a mole on her left cheek. Open Preview See a Problem? It did not make sense. Manas rated it really liked mantp Mar 16, Leave a Reply Cancel reply.

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