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This is a horror story - that really happened - the account of Anjum's 5 years on remand in Tihar jail as a Kashmiri political prisoner. It is her observations of the conditions, the people, the relationships, the routine, and, most important her account of her feelings. It is translated by her friend Sahba Husain who could not bring herself to visit Anjum in her five years of incarcertion. Such is the fear of getting embroiled in the intelligence net, the risk of guilt by association. The narra ...more