About Mali Begum
She was the paternal grandmother (Dadi Jan) of Khawaja Arshad Zaheer. She initially named him Bashiruddin. She was very close with Taj Begum, her sister in law. Everyone called her "Apo". She was a strong matriarch of the family. She and Sirajuddin walked across India to Pakistan escaping during partition with only what they could carry.