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Book review: Colonel Rafiuddin’s ‘Bhutto Ke Akhri 323 Din’
A warder helped him to stand on a wooden plank. Even sections of the Indian press had reproduced much of it.
But the book disappoints, failing to shed any new light either on Bhutto’s akahri in Rawalpindi jail or about his state of mind during those last tense days. One specific instance is when Benazir was stopped from taking a birthday cake to her father’s cell. The only new aspect which emerges is that General Zia-ul-Haq, in league with bhuutto Pakistani Army establishment, had decided to deliberately humiliate the Bhuttos. His shirt was crushed under the warders’ shoes.
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Rafi’s first-hand narrative was expected to be revelatory in many ways. True, Rafi gives a very detailed account of the security arrangements, of Bhutto’s visitors, and how many times his wife Nusrat or daughter Benazir met him. While he was being taken out of the cell, his waist was almost touching the ground. Certain incidents about how Benazir and her mother were treated by jail authorities is shocking and reflects an attitude of vindictiveness.
Bhutto Ke Aakhri 323 Din
But he provides no new insight into the Bhutto murder case which eventually led to the former prime minister’s hanging. Dinn bands were placed behind his back and he was handcuffed again.
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Still, Colonel Rafi’s account is poignant and moving. Soon he was handcuffed. More in the manner of a bureaucrat, the colonel sticks azkhri what he had observed as the security in-charge.
Two warders lifted him from his arms while the two other lifted his legs.
The warders lifted the strecher and brought him where he had to be hanged. Now share the story Too bad. Meanwhile, hangman Tara Masih covered his face with a mask.
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A few moments later I moved close to his body which was shaking with the jerk but I could feel that he was already dead. The book falls short. Excerpt The jail superintendent ordered four warders to lift Bhutto.
In fact, most of these details had already appeared in the Pakistani press in bits and pieces.