Author: Bhisham Sahni
Translator(s)/ Editors(s): Chanderkant Patil
Publisher: National Book Trust
ISBN/UPC (if available): 8123713770
This interestingly poignant novel is about the terrible events that took place during the partition of India. It is based on actual events, and authentically follows the tragediesthat
unfold in the town after a pig, considered unclean by the Muslims, is found slaughtered on the steps of the local mosque. Read this Winner of the Sahitya Akademi Award to find out what happens next.