Encounters by Omair Ahmad is now avilable in book stores in Delhi. It is published by India Research Press. Please ask your local/favourite bookstore for the book. The Amazon link for Encounters is http://www.amazon.com/Encounters-Omair-Ahmad/dp/818386029X/sr=1-1/qid=1157798417/ref=sr_1_1/103-6071782-9711019?ie=UTF8&s=books
Or maybe not.
That is what they said about Saleem, and his death.
My blood is no different, and they will say nothing different about me.
At least in my case the analysis might even be true. I will have died because not only was I born a Muslim but because I chose to embrace being one, gun in hand.
My name is Rahman. This is my life, or at least the end of it.