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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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They went to Amritsar and rescued men, women and children, and brought them to safety. Apr 15, Salman added it. August 3, at 7: With my stories, I expose only truth.

Old Sirajuddin cried with happiness, “She’s alive, my daughter’s alive! Wish I knew Urdu as I believe no translated work could perspire the same essence as the original one… Reply.

Khol Do ~ کھول دو

He was in need lhol comfort, but then so were all the people scattered round him. Sirajuddin saw a mole on the pale face of the body, and cried, “Sakina! She was very pretty and had a mole on her left cheek. Not always was he acquitted. Saadat Hasan Manto Urdu: Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: 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 mantl essays, two collections of r Saadat Hasan Manto Urdu: He still finds the dupatta in his pocket, but where is Sakina…???


Sakina had been at his side.

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But as he racked his brains, his mind fixed on Sakina’s mother’s body, her intestines spilled out, then he could think no further. Sirajuddin stood up immediately, and like a madman, began surveying the sea of people all round him. No trivia or quizzes yet. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Someone looked for his son, another for his mother; someone for his wife, another for his daughter. The men made every effort, even putting their lives on the line.

He checked its pulse and said to Sirajuddin, “The window, open it! See here for a longer discussion on the spectrum of violence undergone by females in Hindu, Muslim and Sikh communities. Sirajuddin blessed them over and over again and gave them a description of Sakina.

Khol Do ~ کھول دو by Saadat Hasan Manto

Notify me of new comments via email. She gave a start at the sound of the lorry and began to run. He stood outside the hospital for some time, then dp in. Shilpi Saraswat rated it it was amazing Nov 14, Who knew where all the tears had gone?


You are commenting using your WordPress. He gy a journalist, literary critic, screenplay writer, play writer, and a keen observer of the society in which he lived. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

He saw four men carrying di body of a young girl found unconscious near the railway tracks. It was only after the men had reassured her that her terror left her, and she confessed she was Sirajuddin’s daughter, Sakina. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Khol Do – Saadat Hasan Manto

But where was Sakina? Where did he part from Sakina and her mother? Total confusion prevailed, with people looking for lost sons, mothers, wives.

One of the men asked, “Are you Sakina? Images assailed from all sides. The two of them had begun to run.