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One of the finest short story writers of modern Indian literature, Manto was born on May 11, 1912, in Ludhiana, Punjab.(Photo courtesy: Khwaab Tanha Collective)

Delhi this weekend: On Saadat Hasan Manto’s 106th birthday, watch two plays based on his stories

By Supriya Sharma | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 11, 2018 09:56 AM IST
As Nandita Das’s movie Manto (2018), starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the titular role, heads to Cannes, people in Delhi can watch two plays based on Saadat Hasan Manto’s short stories at the India Habitat Centre this weekend.
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