Bihar Board 12th English Chapter 3 Summary 2022 A Pinch Of Snuff. Students of 12th (Arts, Science, Commerce) can check chapter wise summary with about poet of English Chapter 3 A Pinch Of Snuff. Bihar Board Inter English Rainbow Chapter wise summary solution. BSEB class 12th English (Rainbow) of 100 Marks. Rainbow English Class 12th Prose Section Summary of 5 Marks.

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S.NoChapter NameWriter’s Name
01Indian Civilization And CultureMahatma Gandhi
02Bharat is my HomeDr Zakir Hussain
03A Pinch of SnuffManohar Malgaonkar
04I Have a DreamMartin Luther King Jr.
05Ideas That Have Helped MankindBertrand Russell
06The ArtistShiga Naoya
07A Child Is BornGermaine Greer
08How Free is the pressDorothy L. Sayers
09The EarthH.E. Beats
10India Through A Traveller’s EyesPearl S. Buck
11A Marriage ProposalAnton Chekhov

Bihar Board 12th English Chapter 3 Summary 2022 A Pinch Of Snuff

The great novelist and story writer Manohar Malgaonkar was born in 1913. His writings have different kinds of feel in it. He wrote Adventure, Comical short stories and comedy.

‘A Pinch of Snuff’ is a contemporary Indian short story. This is a comical adventurous story. The present story talks about the character ‘Nanukaka’ and the writer. Nanukaka is the writer’s maternal uncle who wants to meet minister by his help.

The narrator’s mother announces that her brother is coming to Delhi today who has to stay for 2-3 days. The writer has receive his uncle from Delhi station as his mother asked him to do. Nanukaka is possessed with an impressive personality having white hairs and big moustache. Narrator knows the character of his uncle who always tells a lie and cheats other in his own way. He travelled second class at the third class ticket and was caught by a ticket checker (TTE) but managed the problem easily. There is a very big powerful political leader whom Nanukaka wants to meet. To take his appointment, Nanukaka asked him to use his influence, but the writer denied because he is under secretary on probation. He has been taught to pay high regard to the Ministers. Nanukaka used his clever brain and went to meet the welfare Minister in his office in north block but returned back soon because he only managed to get his appointment that too was after 3 days. While driving back home he came across the party president’s son, who was a friend of Manohar’s. Reaching home he decided to meet the party president. There he came to know that the welfare minister has a daughter whom he wants to marry to the Prince of Nonnore. After returning from the party president’s house, he decided to meet the welfare minister again. For that he managed a Vintage car to arrive there. Nanukaka asked for a visitor’s book from the secretary and wrote his name as an astrologer to Maharaja of Ninnore and managed to meet the welfare minister.

It shows that how Nanukaka used to apply his clever brain to get his work done. The work was not only complex but highly adventurous.

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