The story describes a day in the life of Rizwan, an educated, young man who is in search of a suitable job. He has found a job as a journalist through an acquaintance, in the kihaan newspaper.
plot of the story:
Description of a crowded market place ---> rizwan's interview with kasim, a rag seller ---> kasim's indifference to politics ---> Extreme proverty in the rag seller's family ---> kasim leaves for work ----> rizwan's own problems at home ---> Rizwan goes to the newpaper office ---> Hungry Rizwan walks back home ---> He hopes to succeed one day.
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