Our country of India is very much famous for its rich traditional culture and history. Each part of the great history of India is something bad that has always been told to people across the globe. The rich history, the past where many people sacrificed their lives just for independence, is something that we can never forget. Our country’s great history is filled with the sacrifices of many people who have risked their lives for our country.
It was around 100 years ago that is on April 13 and 1990, and 100S people protested. As per the resources, the peaceful protest by the people was against The British army. However, they were a gun down by the British soldiers at the Jallianwala Bagh, located in Amritsar full stop of thousands of people lost their lives in this protest. On Wednesday, many people to it the platform the Twitter to pay tribute to them. The victims of the
Jallianwala Bagh massacre on its 103rd anniversary where tributed by social media users. Many people on social media platforms recalled the sacrifice of hundreds of people, and so many people would die in the carnage while peacefully protesting. On April 13, 1919, many people living in Punjab assembled at Jallianwala Bagh. They decided to protest against the arrest of two pro-independence leaders- Dr. Saifuddin Kitchlew and Dr. Satya Pal. Many other people were present at the venue at that time.
We pay Homage to the people who lost their lives on 13th April 1919 in the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre 💐🙏🕯🙏— Shirshendu Ghoshal 🇮🇳 (@Shiri8580) April 13, 2022
Jallianwala Bagh is a public garden in Amritsar in the Punjab province of India, and houses a memorial of national importance, pic.twitter.com/zHE0puDGTf
The new location is to celebrate the festival of Baisakhi. Many other people were also at the venue to celebrate the festival of Baisakhi. The British forces decided to break this public gathering. As per the reports, the massacre was because British General Edward Dyer ordered his troops to shoot everyone relentlessly. Each person who was present in the crowd was shot to that. He gave this order that the group was blocking the only entrance and the exact venue.
Because of this chaos, people lost their lives due to the bullet injuries. They were also many people who were trying to escape from the bullets. Several people jumped into a well within the complex and died. The exact that tall is not clear to date. However, asking for different sources, the numbers everyone found ranged from 379 to over 1,200. Also, as per the sources, this incident led to many other protests that started breaking out across the back.
Many Indians were over angry because of other incidents, which led to many issues as well. Back then, the peaceful gathering done by the people present in history shows that they were not harming anyone else while protesting. However, the British army forces as per given them the orders to get to the hands and short down everyone. This day in the entire history will be when our country lost so many people.