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What is the story of Sacred Games book?

Last Updated: 2nd April, 2020

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(Sacred Games) Vikram Chandra's novel draws thereader deep into the life of Inspector Sartaj Singh—and intothe criminal underworld of Ganesh Gaitonde, the most wantedgangster in India. It is is a story of friendship andbetrayal, of terrible violence, of an astonishing modern city andits dark side.

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Hereof, what is the story of Sacred Games novel?

Sacred Games is a book by Vikram Chandrapublished in 2006. Upon release, it received critical acclaim andsubsequently won the Vodafone Crossword Book Award.Sacred Games combines the ambition of a 20th-century socialnovel with a cops-and-gangster detectivethriller.

Similarly, is sacred games based on true story? The show is based on Vikram Chandra's 2006thriller novel Sacred Games. No 3. It's got 8 episodes, eachis about 45 min long.

Subsequently, question is, what disease happened to gaitonde in Sacred Games?

Many fans want to know why the kingpin of Gopalmath shotdead madam Jojo Mascarenas (Surveen Chawla). In the opening episodeof Sacred Games, Gaitonde shot dead Jojo but hisreasons behind murdering her remained unknown.

Who betrayed gaitonde?

Ganesh Gaitonde (Nawazuddin Siddiqui) is deadleaving behind many unanswered questions before pulling the triggerat his head. Sartaj Singh (Saif Ali Khan) has just two weeks tosolve the case and save Mumbai.

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Lashay Diestro

Professional

Why did gaitonde save Trivedi?

Gaitonde said that he's never wrong in givingintels. So what he meant is that only Trivedi cansurvive a possible nuclear/radioactive massacre due to that bunkerand the aids it resided. Secondly Trivedi had been tied upand wounded too (maybe shot down) since Gaitonde killedhimself.

Nancey Vilensky

Professional

Did Ganesh Gaitonde die?

Even though he died in season one within thefirst episode, Gaitonde continues to narrate the story.Sacred Games has elements of magical realism woven into the storywith the sense all is not as it seems.

Emmanuela El Otmani

Professional

Who is Zoya in Sacred Games?

Actress Elnaaz Norouzi who plays Zoya Mirza willalso be seen in two roles in Sacred Games 2. The series willbegin streaming from August 15 on Netflix.

Abdulah Boligui

Explainer

Is Trivedi dead in sacred games?

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Other fans, however, are convinced the body isTrivedi. One fan posted on the site their belief that whenGanesh Gaitonde killed himself, he had Trivedi tiedup in the bunker as revenge and Trivedi would be left todie.

Jarrod Paefgen

Explainer

Who is Zoya Mirza in Sacred Games?

Who is Zoya Mirza in Sacred Games on Netflix?Zoya Mirza is an international superstar actress originallyfrom Pakistan. In the novel, she is one of Ganesh Gaitonde's(played by Zawazuddin Siddiqui) girlfriends but in the screenadaption, it is hinted that she was previously an escort forhim.

Wander Youna

Explainer

Who was gaitonde in real life?

Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Mikaela Mahjoub

Pundit

What is gochi?

Gochi is the name of drug offered in Guruji'sAshram. It's basically a hallucinogenic drug like LSD, whichaggravates brain focus and makes you hallucinate. It takes you intoa trance like state, where time slows down and you can ponder uponyour hallucinations.

Kamran Grote

Pundit

Who is Kuku in Sacred Games?

After Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Saif Ali Khan, actressKubbra Sait is arguably the most talked about member of Netflix'sSacred Games. She played the role of Cuckoo, atranssexual cabaret dancer, whom everyone just loves.

Tonda Bennink

Pundit

Why did gaitonde kill Guruji?

1 Answer. In Sacred Games, Ganesh Gaitonde killedhimself due to following reasons, 1) Ganesh Gaitonde hadcalled Sartaj since he wanted to tell everything regarding thenuclear attack which is scheduled exactly after 25 days to ruin theBombay city.

Nasly Cervello

Pundit

Did Jojo betray Ganesh?

The first episode of Sacred Games season one sawGaitonde shooting Jojo dead after claiming she'dbetrayed him. In season two we found out more aboutJojo's tragic backstory after she revealed her self-loathingand death wish.

Larraine Markina

Pundit

Who are the 3 fathers in Sacred Games?

Teeno baap ko apun ek he cheez bolne ka hai, HappyFather's Day." (I have three fathers. Firstfather gave me fear, second taught me to dare and the thirdone, the one I loved the most, backstabbed me. There's only onething I want to tell all three of them.

Anahit Kisters

Teacher

How did dilbagh die in Sacred Games?

But unintentionally sartaj killed his cousinbrother that could be the balidan from his side and he isable to diffuse the bomb.

Margorie Kallenborn

Teacher

Did Sartaj save Mumbai?

Did Sartaj Singh save Mumbai or not?Sartaj Singh, as played by Saif Ali Khan, in the final sceneof Sacred Games 2. Ever since the second season of Netflix's SacredGames was released, fans have been scratching their headsabout the ambiguous ending of the series.

Judita Kayes

Teacher

What happened in the end of Sacred Games 2?

Sacred Games season two ended with SartajSingh (played by Saif Ali Khan) trying to crack the code todeactivate the nuclear bomb threatening to plunge Mumbai into anuclear winter. The police officer was seen putting different codesinto the system as he tried to stop the bomb fromexploding.

Conchi Kaphengst

Teacher

Are Sartaj and Shahid Khan related?

From that sequence onwards and next few scenes tells howShahid Khan is related to Sartaj Singh. Theyboth are cousins from their maternal side.

Candy Bowes

Reviewer

Who is Jamila in Sacred Games?

Season two delves deep into Gaitonde's past and it isrevealed that Jamila was once the crime lord's mistress.Speaking to India Today, Elnaaz Norouzi who playsJamila/Zoya spoke about her character's relationship withGaitonde. She said: “Jamila is a fighter.

Txema Yunquera

Reviewer

Who was Jojo in Sacred Games 1?

In Sacred Games 2, Surveen Chawala playsJojo Mascarenhas, Ganesh Gaitonde's strong-headed pimp andenigmatic friend.

Vesko Xerri

Reviewer

Is Bunty dead in sacred games?

Actor Jatin Sarna aka Bunty, who got killed inSacred Games, will return in Season 2. Actor Jatin Sarna, whomade a big impact with a small role as Nawazuddin Siddiqui'svolatile hitman Bunty in Sacred Games will be back inSeason 2 of the Netflix series, although his character waskilled in the first season.

Zahrae Brenlla

Reviewer

Who was Ganesh Gaitonde in real life?

Based on author Vikram Chandra's epic magnum opus, thestory primarily revolves around an earnest, yet unsuccessfulcop Sartaj Singh (played by Saif Ali Khan) and notorious gangsterGanesh Gaitonde (played by Nawazuddin Siddiqui), and theirtrials and tribulations with the city of Mumbai.