Why I Hated Being Sindhi

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Why I Hated Being Sindhi

Illustration: Riya Rathod

“D

o you remember the 1975 blockbuster, Sholay?” my father asks me. “Of course, you know that the director was Ramesh Sippy.”

I hmmm along knowing fully well that he’ll boast about the director being a Sindhi man. But he goes in another direction. “Beta, do you know that Ramesh’s father used to sell carpets to make a living after the Partition?”

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