Separated in 1947 as kids, reunited in 2020 at Kartarpur as elderly women; watch

Separated in 1947 as kids, reunited in 2020 at Kartarpur as elderly women; watch

Tribune Web Desk
Chandigarh, February 15

A 60-second clip has gone viral on social media, which shows two elderly women separated as children during Partition in 1947 and reuniting in 2020 at Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan.

The heartwarming video was shared on Twitter. Along with the video, the Twitter user wrote: “Separated in 1947, Reunited in 2020 - at #KartarpurSahib #Pakistan #Punjab.”

In the clip, the two women were seen hugging each other with tears in their eyes.

The video received several reactions.

A user wrote: “They remind me of my naani. She was 10 when she migrated but never forgot her soul sisters, her tribe, who she left behind and those who came along her from the other side. Time stands frozen for them. Incredible stories.”

Another wrote: “Partition reunion stories are the most beautiful. We always tend to forget the pain they had to go through.”

A post read: “Very emotional...sometimes I feel there shouldn’t have been Partition.”

“I wanna go to this place...just to witness such beautiful reunion moments...humanity...love...passion...tears of joy & sadness...these moments r just priceless...,” a user remarked.

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