(Review of Garhwali Story collection ‘Bwari’ by Durga Prasad Ghildiyal)
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Vikhot Auli is a story of a girl Shushila who lost her parents in childhood and husband after three years of marriage. Her husband was a working in Mumbai. Her in laws sent her back to ‘mayka’. The in laws presented her as insane for getting the pension and funds of her husband.
After death of her mentor elder brother she was alone in village. Her nephew came from Banaras to take her with him and with his family. Sushila refused and live in village. Sushila is waiting that her nephew will visit village again.
Copyright@ Bhishma Kukreti, 24/7/2012
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