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Dinesh Bhugra

A personal history of psychiatry In 1947, when India was partitioned, and the British left the subcontinent, millions of people had to face forced migration and move across the borders—Hindus moving from largely Muslim Pakistan (both East and West) and Muslims from India to Pakistan. Millions were massacred. My parents moved across to India with just the clothes on their back. I still have the certificate that my father was classified as a refugee. Although academically bright, he finished school with top grades but his parents could not afford to send him to