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British Indian Army troops fire their rifles into crowd of unarmed Indian civilians (1919)

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Jallianwala Bagh massacre: British Indian Army troops fire their rifles into crowd of unarmed Indian civilians (1919)
The Jallianwala Bagh massacre, also known as the Amritsar massacre, took place on 13 April 1919, when Acting Brigadier-General Reginald Dyer ordered troops of the British Indian Army to fire their rifles into a crowd of unarmed Indian civilians in Jallianwala Bagh, Amritsar, Punjab, killing at least 379 people and injuring over 1,200 other people.

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