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Bapsi Sidhwa

Born: Aug 11, 1938

Birthplace: Karachi

Profession: Writer

Nationality: Pakistan

Bapsi Sidhwa

Date of Birth : Aug 11, 1938
Birth Place : Karachi

Bapsi Sidhwa is a Pakistani novelist who writes in English and is resident in America. She is best known for her collaborative work with Indo-Canadian filmmaker Deepa Mehta: Sidhwa wrote both the 1991 novel Ice Candy Man which served as the basis for Mehta's 1998 film Earth as well as the 2006 novel Water: A Novel which is based upon Mehta's 2005 film Water.


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