By Neha Sinha, Updated : Apr 13, 2020 11:33 IST
On the occasion of Baishakhi, PM commemorates Jallianwala Bagh Massacre

PM Modi commemorates Jallianwala Bagh massacre Amritsar: On the festival of the Baisakhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi commemorated the Jallianwala Bagh massacre. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and Congress chief Rahul Gandhi paying tribute to those killed in the Amritsar remembered the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre tragedy 100 years ago. India remembered the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre

PM Modi remembered the date of April 13, 1919, Jallianwala Bagh in Amritsar during the Baisakhi festival a massacre took place. Also remembered when troops of the British Indian Army under the command of Colonel Reginald Dyer opened fire at a crowd of people pro-independence.

PM commemorates Jallianwala Bagh massacre

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu paid his respect toward Sikhs on the memorial and listened to hymns of Sikhs priest at Jallianwala Bagh. Naidu also released a postage stamp and a commemorative coin and to mark the centenary.

Indian Vice President Naidu tweeted that each one must remember about Jallianwala Bagh massacre and how hard India pro-independence had worked hard to win it. The poet Rabindranath Tagore was so hurt after the Jallinawala massacre, returning his Knighthood Title, and he said that such mass murderers do not deserve to give someone a title.

Jallianwala Bagh Massacre

Today, when we think about 100 years of the horrific Jallianwala Bagh massacre. India pays tributes to all those martyred. We can never forget the valor and sacrifice of our pro-independence, Naidu tweeted.

 On the occasion of Baishakhi, PM commemorates Jallianwala Bagh Massacre

Congress president Rahul Gandhi paid floral tributes at the Jallianwala Bagh Memorial. And he said the cost of freedom must never be forgotten to our Indians. Udham Shing the little-known freedom fighter who avenged the Jallianwala Bagh massacre. 

101 years for the brutal incident in the history of pre-independence India by British rule. Let's remember the martyrs of Indian freedom fight & their sacrifices for our freedom.

People tweeted about Jallianwala Bagh massacre that 101 years ago, on this day 13 April 1919. There was a dark day for Indians. Remembering the martyrs who laid down their lives on this day in 1919.

PM Modi commemorates the Jallianwala Bagh massacre on the occasion of Baishakhi on 13 April 2020. PM reminded a dark day which happened with the Indian on this day, since 1919.

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