The novel was also dramatized by PTV in 1989 and gained a huge popularity. However, the drama was not shot til the end of story and was left unfinished. The lead cast in drama for the two prisoners include M. Warsi as Lali and Shabbir Jan as Raheem Dad. Among other cast are Saleem Nasir, Shaguftah Ijaz, Zahoor Ahmad, Subhani ba Younas, M Yousuf, Ashraf Khan, Tahira Wasti, A. R. Baloch and many others. The play was directed by Kazim Pasha.