The jallianwala bagh massacre (also known as the amritsar massacre), was a seminal event in the british rule of india on 13 april 1919, a crowd of non-violent protesters, along with. Free essay: the amritsar massacre took place on april 13th 1919 it was committed by the british, who were colonized in india from the 1600’s to 1945 before. Amritsar: homage was paid to the martyrs of the indian freedom struggle on the 99th anniversary the jallianwala bagh massacre here on friday jallianwala bagh shaheed parivar samiti.
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