Power Politics in Karnad’s Tughlaq

  • Ms Shubhalaxmi Research Scholar, Department of English and Communications, Dravidian University, Andhra Pradesh, India
Keywords: Power Politics, Tughlaq, Girish Karnad, Nehruvian era, English drama, Comtemporary Playwright


This article is based on Girish Karnad’s Tughlaq, a play of politics. The central theme of the article delves with politics played by Sultan Mohammed -Bin-Tughlaq trying to gain the confidence of the subjects. It also highlights another character Aziz, who is the alter ego of the Sultan, and who takes advantage of the policies made by the Sultan.

How to Cite
Shubhalaxmi, M. (2020). Power Politics in Karnad’s Tughlaq. Shanlax International Journal of English, 8(2), 11-14. https://doi.org/10.34293/english.v8i2.1512