18 Sep, 2020 01:00 am

Remembrance of friendship past

Decades rolled along and the Italian sojourn became a distant memory. Pramod Kumar Padhy retired as a senior bureaucrat in the central government in 2013, and settled down with wife, Usha, at their 12th floor apartment in Noida’s Sector 121.

Said he and I quote ‘Pramod, I am a Muslim and do not believe in rebirth.But you are a Hindu and you believe in rebirth.“I started writing about stories from my life," says Mr Padhy.’" Mr Padhy says he never got in touch with his friend after returning from Italy.

The ghazals of Chitra Singh and Jagjit Singh were a common passion.If there is something like rebirth, I would like to have you as my younger brother in my next life.

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