Lack Of Formal Apology Casts Shadow Over Jallianwala Bagh Event In UK
Monday, April 15, 2019, 7:20 AM
The failure of the UK government to tender a formal apology on the centenary of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre was the overwhelming focus of a commemorative event held at the House of Lords complex in London on Saturday. The commemorative event included a screening of a short clip from Richard Attenborough's 1982 epic ''Gandhi'', re-enacting the fateful day.
"100 Years, No Apology": Families Of Those Killed In Jallianwala Bagh
Saturday, April 13, 2019, 2:08 PM
Demanding apology from Britain over Jallianwala Bagh massacre, which completes 100th-year on Saturday, family-members of those killed have said mere regret would not do. The massacre took place in Jallianwala Bagh in Amritsar over Baisakhi in April 1919 when troops of British Indian Army, under the command of General Reginald Dyer, fired indiscriminately at crowd holding a pro-independence demonstration, leaving hundreds of people dead.