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Missing #3: Sahuram | 101 Heartland

Tricked into crossing the border, and missing for 27 years. All for a smoke.

Sahuram was tricked into crossing the border when his son was 8 years old. When he was captured and abroad, his son was slowly losing everyone he loved, one by one. This is the story of that son who, despite every tragedy that struck him, never lost hope of finding his father again, all while building a life of his own, all on his own.

Outside the metros and beyond the urban jungle live the sons and daughters of India’s heartland. This series tells their stories. 101 Heartland celebrates both unique communities and individual tales of hope, struggle, and reform. From the village of Bouncers just outside Delhi to the fascinating story of Ram Kumar Tyagi, once a wanted man but now a coach for aspiring female wrestlers, 101 Heartland tells stories for the heart, from the heartland.