From Hyderabad to Singapore
Geeta Balani (maiden name: Leela Naraindas Chandiramani) was born on 17th December 1937 in Hyderabad, Sindh, British India.
Geeta was nine years old when Partition happened - news that her father was privy to, thanks to the nature of his job. When conditions started deteriorating, resulting in an unsafe environment for the family to be in, the family packed up and left for Bangalore, India.
Today, Geeta resides in Singapore and this is her story.
From Karachi to the United States of America
Hemandas Punjabi was born in the year 1933 in Karachi, Sindh, British India in a big family of nine siblings - two brothers and seven sisters.
Hemandas was 14 years old when Partition happened and a serious incident spurred his family to leave Pakistan for a safer environment.
Today, Hemandas lives in California, the United States of America and this is his story.