Britain must apologise for Jallianwala Bagh Massacre: London Mayor Sadiq Aman Khan
Updated : Tuesday 12th Dec 2017


Britain Must Apologise for Jallianwala Massacre : London Mayor Sadiq Aman Khan

07 December 2017

Hundreds of annocent Indians, including women, childern and old people were shot dead by the British troops led by Brigadier general Reginald Dyer on April 13, 1919.

Amritsar: London Mayor Sadiq Aman Khan said today that the British government should apologise for the Jallianwala Bagh massacre in Amritsar. Mr Khan, who arrived in Amritsar yesterday, paid tributes to martyrs of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre. "the british government should apologise for the Jallianwala Bagh shootings. Some people use the word massacre," Mr khan told the media after visiting the Jallianwala Bagh complex.

Hundreds of innocent Indians, including wonen, children and old people, were shot dead by the British troops led by Brigadier Reginald Dyer on April 1919. The Victims had no place to escape as the only narrow entrance was blocked by the troops. Colonial era records had put the death toll at around 400, while leaders of the India's freedom movement had put it at over 1,000.

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