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No Sikh Was Safe | The Genocide

Tuesday
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November
2022

38 years ago today, a mob of men pounced on the cavalcade of the president of India, Giani Zail Singh. Luckily however, the president’s limousine drove past them before the assailants could reach the convoy. 

38 years ago today, a mob of men pounced on the cavalcade of the president of India, Giani Zail Singh. Luckily however, the president’s limousine drove past them before the assailants could reach the convoy.

This officially marked the beginning of a wave of violence that subsequently culminated in the massacre of 3,000 Sikhs over a 3-day period right within the capital.

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