Her father was brutally murdered just outside their family home when she was only fourteen, eldest in the two siblings. Her aunt was the #primeminister
of the country at that very time. Her grandfather also served the country both as #president
as well as prime minister in the turbulent times of country’s short history, who was hanged 17 years ago under a hostile and prejudiced #militaryregime
. 11 years later her aunt was also killed during an election campaign under the rule of another #military #dictator
This is the story of #Bhuttos
written by #FatimaBhutto
, granddaughter of #ZulfikarAliBhutto
, niece of #BenazirBhutto
and daughter of #MurtazaBhutto
. This is a story of a four generations of politics interwoven with conspiracies, corruption, betrayal and murders. The story of a daughter’s love to her father. The story about the imperfect #democracy
and violent politics in #Pakistan
. The story of the family which still is the #kingmaker
in Pakistani #politics
, in which name votes are polled in national elections.
Fatima Bhutto, a writer by herself, has written the chronicles of #Bhuttofamily
in her unique literary style making the book a worth read.