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The HISTORY of a warrior who waited 21 years to take revenge for JallianwalaBagh Massacre.

Before Reading Further, Let Me 1st Introduce, How Gandhi & Nehru Responded when Udham Singh took revenge...
Although almost all Bharatiyas regarded Singh's actions as
a response to some brutal aspects of British colonial rule, officially, his actions were deplored and condemned in India, with Gandhi referring to Singh's actions as "an act of insanity", stating: "The outrage has caused me deep pain. I regard it as an act of insanity, I hope
this will not be allowed to affect political judgement.".
Nehru wrote in National Herald, "The assassination is regretted but it is earnestly hoped that it will not have far-reaching repercussions on the political future of India."
(Both of their statements appeared on
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On this day 101 years back,
Cold-blooded massacre happened at #jallianwalabagh.

It was Sunday & around 15,000 Sikh's of Amritsar were celebrating their new year Baisakhi at the 7 acre park.

It was evening & the British came with around 90 footsoldiers & the 1st thing they did
Was to close the only exit of the park.

The British under the orders of Acting Brigadier Reginald Dyer took positions & started Indiscriminate Shooting..
They shot till their ammunition was finished & didn't stop even for a second in between.

While around 1000+ people died due
To shooting, around 200+ people died when they fell into the deep well while escaping the bullets.

The youngest was a 7 month infant..

The estimates says around 1200 people were massacred & 8000 people were injured..

The reason for #JallianwalaBaghMassacre was that British had
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