The Persistent Ghost Of Manto (The Indian Express)

Written by Khaled Ahmed Pakistan, predictably, banned Nandita Das’s film “Manto” last year because “it does not subscribe to the correct version of the Partition”. Filmgoers were outraged in Lahore, Manto’s city, and even the Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Fawad Chaudhry, was forced to make a somewhat inane defence of the film, saying,…

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Updated: March 16, 2019 — 11:58 AM