Khol Do ~ کھول دو has 23 ratings and 3 reviews: Paperback. sA’ADAt HAsAN mANto. Open It!*. The special train left Amritsar at two in the afternoon, taking eight hours to reach Mughalpura. Quite a few passengers were . Saadat Hasan Manto () was a prolific writer of Urdu short story. He was a journalist, literary critic, screenplay writer, play writer, and a.

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Ramim Alalm rated it it was amazing Sep mantoo, This story mato that partition not only destroy relationship between different religions,but same religion person turns their back on them, that is what happens in manto story. 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 collections of r Saadat Hasan Manto Urdu: The special train left Amritsar at two in the afternoon and reached Mughalpura eight hours later.

They said they brought back women and children left behind on the other side. Lists with This Book.

Khol Do – Saadat Hasan Manto

The original story in Urdu is more poignant and heart wrenching. This is now common knowledge, with its inclusion in history textbooks, and a plethora of articles and books on the genocidal nature of Partition. But where was Sakina? Historical structures of patriarchy took on jingoistic, religious, and eventually violent manifestations dl the absence and even complicity of state machinery.


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It did not make sense. The old man again prayed for them. With my stories, I expose only truth.

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The boys behave very kindly to her and make her feel at ease but they tell nothing about her to her father even when he asks about it. They had both run barefoot. There was chaos all round him, but he heard nothing, as if his ears were blocked. Images assailed from all sides. Sirajuddin wanted to cry, but his eyes would not co-operate.

Total confusion prevailed, with people looking for lost sons, mothers, wives. Her body beyond pain Saadat Hasan Manto The special train left Amritsar at two in the afternoon and reached Mughalpura eight hours later.

The end goes like:. I have never read such thing in my life and even now when I read it, for Nth number of time, I find it similarly shocking. About Saadat Hasan Manto. Dec 11, Satyam Saxena rated it it was amazing. Aishwarya marked it as to-read Jun 07, Her hands groped for the cord which kept her salwar tied around her waist. Is your name Sakina? They had stopped the truck, jumped out and run after her. Aug 27, Jatin Mehta rated it it was amazing. Savir Husain Khan rated it really liked it Dec 11, It was a young woman with a mole on her left cheek.


Pritesh Shrivastava marked it as to-read Jul 24, He wakes up from his unconsciousness only to find that his wife and daughter are not with him. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Other details were missing.

Munazza marked it as knol Dec 08, About Saadat Hasan Manto. Her mother had said as she was dying, “Let me be. All his time was spent running from camp to camp looking for her.

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