After independence India was split into two states – one majority-Muslim, the other majority-Hindu.
The repercussions of that split are still being felt 70 years later.
Mohammad Amir Mohammad Khan, the Raja of Mahmudabad, tells Witness how Partition affected his family and his home.
Witness: The stories of our times told by the people who were there.
Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-40864376