A Touch of Brightness written NEARLY HALF A CENTURY AGO CENTRES half a century ago centres Rukhmani a girl sold to a brothel in
Mumbai and her relationship with Pidku a street urchin who tries to rescue her from her life as a and her relationship Pidku a street urchin who tries desperately to rescue her from her life as a ,
Round his right wrist in the traditional way of raksha bandhan thus adopting him as
A BROTHER FOR LIFEPARTAP SHARMA ISbrother for lifePARTAP SHARMA is playwright novelist Days of the Turban
And Author Ofauthor of four for His best known pla. Ostitute Rukhmani mesmerizes Pidku with her visionary stories of gods and her dreams of a
different way of life Even a brothel her xtravagant optimism never ceasesway of life Even in a brothel her xtravagant optimism never ceases only deepens She ties a coloured thread. .