Tag: Ghaddaar

  • ‘Traitor’ a chilling account of Partition (Book Review)

    ‘Traitor’ a chilling account of Partition (Book Review)

    By Sheikh Qayoom, Book: Traitor (Translation of Krishan Chander’s classic Urdu novel ‘Ghaddaar’) Translator: Rakhshanda Jalil; Publisher: Tranquebar Press by Westland; Pages: 107; Price: Rs 250 (Also available as an ebook) Krishan Chander’s ‘Ghaddaar’ is set against the backdrop of the bloodshed that followed the partition of India into two countries in 1947. Reading Rakhshanda…