Interview with Khubchand Bhatia & Jasibai Bhatia; & recordings at Hindu Temple, Karachi [sound recording]

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Interview with Khubchand Bhatia & Jasibai Bhatia; & recordings at Hindu Temple, Karachi [sound recording]
Series Title:
India: A People Partitioned Oral Archive
Bhatia; Khubchand Gobindram (fl 1947-1997); liquor trader
Bhatia; Jasibai (fl 1947-1997); wife of Khubchand Gobindram Bhatia ( contributor )
Whitehead; Andrew (fl 1974-2014); journalist and historian ( contributor )
Bhatia, Khubchand Gobindram, fl. 1947-1997), liquor trader ( contributor )
Bhatia, Jasibai, fl. 1947-1997 ( contributor )
Whitehead, Andrew (Journalist) ( contributor )
Publication Date:
Copyright Date:
© 2018 Andrew Whitehead and the interviewee(s). All rights reserved. Used here with permission.


Subjects / Keywords:
ایشیا -- برطانوی راج
एशिया -- ब्रिटिश राज
ਏਸ਼ੀਆ -- ਬਰਤਾਨਵੀ ਰਾਜ
এশিয়া -- ব্রিটিশ ভারত
Asia -- Pakistan -- Sindh -- Karachi
ایشیا -- پاکستان -- سندھ -- کراچی
एशिया -- पाकिस्तान -- सिंध -- कराची
এশিয়া -- পাকিস্তান -- সিন্ধু -- করাচী
ਏਸ਼ੀਆ -- ਪਾਕਿਸਤਾਨ -- ਸਿੰਧ -- ਕਰਾਚੀ
Partition of India (1947) ( LCSH )
Pakistan -- History -- Partition (1947) ( LCSH )
India-Pakistan Conflict, 1947-1949 ( LCSH )
India-Pakistan Conflict, 1947-1949 -- Oral histories ( LCSH )
تقسیم ہند (1947)
ভারত বিভাজন (1947)
भारत का विभाजन (1947)
ਭਾਰਤ ਦੀ ਵੰਡ (1947)
(1947) ہندستان دی ونڈ
Hindus ( LCSH )
Oral histories
Spatial Coverage:
Asia -- British Raj
24.86 x 67.01


Khubchand Bhatia & Jasibai Bhatia interviewed about Partition; Karachi Hindus. Also recordings at main Hindu temple, opposite KMC, Karachi. ( en )
General Note:
Biographical history: Khubchand Bhatia was a Hindu Pakistani liquor trader in Karachi. He was from longstanding Karachi family and President of 'Hindu Panchayat Karachi Division'.
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Biographical history: Jasibai Bhatia was the wife of Khubchand Bhatia. In 1947, she left with her Hindu family to India but later returned to Karachi.
General Note:
Interview by Andrew Whitehead
General Note:
Conditions governing reproduction: The recording is available for consultation without restriction, and short extracts (up to 50 words) can be published with an appropriate acknowledgement. Any publication of longer extracts or use of interviews for broadcast requires the prior written permission of Andrew Whitehead.
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Duration: 00:52:56
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Recording no.: 29
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Date of Interview: 1997
General Note:
Audio datafile digitised from original recording on cassette tape. Original: OA3 Tape 25, Side B + A
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Partial transcript and notes compiled by Andrew Whitehead available at SOAS Library. Reference: OA3/02/01
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Publication note: Research for broadcast of the BBC World Service radio series 'India: A People Partitioned' (1997)
General Note:
Order with this reference: OA3, India: A People Partitioned, DVDs & CDs, Box 4
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VIAF (name authority) : Whitehead, Andrew (Journalist) : URI

Record Information

Source Institution:
SOAS University of London
Holding Location:
Special Collections
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
OA3, India: A People Partitioned, DVDs & CDs, Box 4 ( Order with reference )
OA3/01/06/01 ( CALM Reference number )


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